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New York Mills man charged with sexual misconduct

A New York Mills man, 26-year-old John Jacob Heinonen, appeared in Otter Tail County District Court on Sept. 23 to face a charge of criminal sexual conduct in the first degree.

According to court documents, Heinonen allegedly engaged in a sexual relationship with a minor under the age of 16, on and/or between Sept. 19 and Sept. 20.

The next court appearance for Heinonen has been scheduled for Monday, Oct. 7.

By Tom Hintgen, Otter Tail County Correspondent