18-year-old accused of sexually assaulting 15-year-old girl who had overdosed on Vicodin, alcohol

SIMLA, Colo. - An 18-year-old and a 19-year-old from Simla, Colo. have been arrested after a 15-year-old girl was found unconscious and sexually assaulted.

The girl was found in a home on May 22 non-responsive and unconscious due to an alcohol and drug overdose, said Simla Police Chief Jim Leach.

Further investigation revealed that she had been sexually assaulted as well, Leach said.

Last Thursday, officers arrested 18-year-old Logan Potter on three counts of sexual assault and underage alcohol possession and consumption.

Officers also learned during the investigation that the girl bought the alcohol and Vicodin she overdosed on from  19-year-old Eric Plowman.

Plowman was arrested June 20 and is facing charges of contributing to the delinquency of a minor, distribution of a controlled substance to a minor and underage alcohol possession and consumption.

Both teens are being held at the Elbert County Jail on a $50,000 bond.

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