Weather Forecast


Fergus Falls sex offender sentenced to jail

A man who engaged in sexual contact with a minor was sentenced in Otter Tail County District Court May 3.

Andrew Lee Kruft, 26, of Fergus Falls, was sentenced to 74 months in the Minnesota Correctional Facility in St. Cloud for criminal conduct in the third degree, forced or coercion.

Kruft’s conviction relates to an incident on June 13 and 14 of last year, when he engaged in sexual contact with a person under 13 years of age at a residence in Fergus Falls.

Credit for time served is 319 days.

Tom Hintgen, Otter Tail County Correspondent