Sleepy Eye Man Online Solicitation 11 Apr 13

A rural Sleepy Eye man is accused of soliciting a police officer posing as a 13-year-old girl in an online chat room. 24-year-old Timothy I. Kotten has been charged with felony electronic solicitation of a child in Brown County Court after chatting with the officer several times last April, May and June and allegedly exposing himself numerous times while using a webcam. Kotten also allegedly asked the officer if she would “lay with him in bed.” His first appearance in Brown County Court has been scheduled for April 30th.