Trenton woman arrested on charge of “tampering with a victim”

Grundy County Law Enforcement Center

The Grundy County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Trenton woman on the felony charge of tampering with a victim in a felony prosecution.

Twenty-one year old Erin Nicole Gathercole was arrested Wednesday.

Her bond is $7,500, and she is scheduled for the Associate Division of circuit court June 27th.

Court documents accuse Gathercole of purposely dissuading a victim of the offense of a felony of sodomy and rape from assisting in the prosecution of Issac Wattenbarger for the offense of the felony.