More Police Officer Sex Charges 28 May 13

A former Minneapolis police officer accused of using social media to try to lure girls into sexual encounters has been charged with five new felony charges – bringing his number of alleged victims to twenty. 32-year-old Bradley Schnickel served as a Glencoe Police Officer prior to moving to Minneapolis. The new charges against him involve seven victims and include one allegation that he had sex with a 16-year-old multiple times. Prosecutors also allege that Schnickel used police equipment to find some of the alleged victims. His attorney says that his client is undergoing a psychiatric evaluation. None of the alleged sexual encounters occurred while Schnickel was working in Glencoe.