State of Ohio vs. David Dubois Case Number: 2022 CR 00306

Immediate Press Release
Contact-Colleen M. O’Toole

IN RE: State of Ohio vs. David Dubois
Case Number: 2022 CR 00306


On October 18, 2023, Ashtabula County Prosecutor, Colleen M. O’Toole with the assistance of Assistant Prosecutors, Christopher Fortunato and Matthew Hebebrand, won a seven-count indictment against Defendant, David DuBois for six counts of rape and one count of disseminating obscenity to a minor.

The jury heard testimony for three (3) days and found the Defendant, David DuBois, guilty after deliberating for close to a full day.

Dubois was found guilty on all four rape counts each carrying a life sentence because the victim was under thirteen when the rape occurred. The other two rapes are punishable by eleven 11 to Sixteen and a half (16.5) years in prison. The defendant will spend a minimum of four (4)
life sentences in jail.

“The victim, now 16, was brave in telling her story. Prosecutor OToole thanks the law enforcement and medical professionals who make our prosecutions possible, as well as the victim and her family, for having the courage to come forward. Their bravery at great personal and emotional cost sets an example for others to tell their story and come forward.

Our office is dedicated to supporting the voiceless and to building a community to support those who are victimized by domestic violence and sexual assault. This is integral to our goal of making Ashtabula County safe.

Scroll to Top