Kasota Man Criminal Sex 23 Aug 13

A 30-year-old Kasota man is facing a criminal-sexual conduct charge over accusations that he inappropriately touched a 15-year-old girl. Joseph Ornelas made his first appearance in Le Sueur County Court for the charge this week. Investigators say that he and the alleged victim knew each other when the crime occurred earlier this year. Ornelas also allegedly took a nude photo of the girl. He is scheduled to be back in court on September 3rd.