Columbia City man pleads guilty in child rape case

COLUMBIA CITY — A Columbia City man has pleaded guilty to a sex crime against a minor.

Gustavo Munoz, 42, admitted to rape, a Level 3 felony, as part of a plea agreement in Whitley County Circuit Court. Munoz had also been charged with child seduction, sexual battery and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Those charges were dropped as part of the plea agreement.

Munoz was arrested June 5 and has remained in the jail since his arrest. He is scheduled for sentencing Feb. 6.

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