Heinrich's Strange Connection To Another Wetterling Case SuspectFriends and neighbors paint a dark picture of Danny Heinrich's past. He is the man in jail on child pornography charges and a person of interest in Jacob Wetterling's kidnapping. Born in 1963 at Paynesville Hospital, Heinrich grew up just south of town. He spent most of his childhood with his parents and two brothers in a home near Lake Koronis.
Man Sentenced To 12 Years For Drugging, Molesting 10-Year-OldA Minneapolis man will spend 12 years in prison for drugging and molesting a 10-year-old girl during a sleepover. A judge sentenced Ezra Taylor, 39, Tuesday morning after he pleaded guilty to the charges.
Suit: Crosiers Hid Priest's Past, Created NuisanceA lawsuit filed Thursday by four men who say they were molested by a priest in the 1970s claims a Catholic order created a public nuisance when it failed to warn families that the priest could pose a risk. It was one of two lawsuits filed Thursday in Minnesota against the Crosier Fathers and Brothers and the Rev. Gerald Funcheon, who worked in suburban Minneapolis, among other places, and has admitted to abusing minors.
Man Accused Of Drugging, Molesting Girl Pleads GuiltyA Minneapolis man pleaded guilty Friday to multiple criminal sexual conduct charges after investigators say he allegedly drugged and molested a 10-year-old girl during a sleepover.
Mpls. Man Charged With Drugging, Sexually Abusing GirlA Minneapolis man faces multiple criminal sexual conduct charges after allegedly drugging and molesting a 10-year-old girl during a sleepover. According to the criminal complaint, 39-year-old Ezra David Taylor hosted a sleepover for his daughter and two of her friends at his residence on the 3500 block of Colfax Avenue on Aug. 2.
Lawsuit: Priest Admitted Abuse But Stayed ActiveA Minnesota man who claims he was sexually abused by a priest from 1989 through 1992 sued the Twin Cities archdiocese, St. John's Abbey and a center that treats clergy with psychological issues on Tuesday.
Deputy Accused Of Molesting 4 Boys During Fishing TripsA 29-year-old sheriff's deputy in Mille Lacs County is accused of having inappropriate sexual conduct with four boys last month. Aaron Joseph Heuer, of Isle, Minn., faces a total of four counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and another four counts of second-degree criminal sexual conduct.
Special Ed Teacher Accused Of Molesting ChildrenA special education teacher at a La Crescent school is charged with molesting children after he was confronted by his students.
Mayo Clinic Pediatrician Arrested, Accused Of MolestationA 60-year-old pediatrician has been charged with second-degree sexual assault after police say a teen patient reported being touched inappropriately during a physical exam.
Loophole Prevented Mom From Learning Of Son's AbuseA loophole in Minnesota law kept a mother from finding out about her son's sexual abuse, and now his story could help bring about a change in that law.
Ex-Scout Leader Sentenced To 21 Years For Sex AssaultsA 46-year-old former scoutmaster has been sentenced to more than 21 years in prison for molesting young boy scouts.
Emergency Room Confession Leads To Molestation Charges A Mankato man is charged with five felonies after he allegedly confessed to emergency room workers that he'd been having a sexual relationship with a teenage boy.