BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The nurse accused of helping a local DJ and bar owner sexually abuse a child entered a not guilty plea in court Thursday.
31-year-old Tauney Van Sickle faces felony sex abuse charges for her alleged role in the ongoing abuse of a young woman.
The victim accuses van sickle — who had been dating Frank Sanchez at the time — of forcing her to have sex with both of them. The victim was underaged at the time.
Sanchez, owner of the Green Room Bar, is accused of molesting and raping the woman, since she was 5 years old.
Sanchez is due back in court in February.. Van Sickle is due back in court on Jan. 11.