Lewisville Criminal Sexual Conduct 11 Jun 14

A 39-year-old Lewisville man has been charged with multiple counts of criminal sexual conduct over allegations that he sexually assaulted a young girl for several years. 39-year-old Bernard George Kleinschmidt Jr is accused of repeatedly molesting the girl over the course of around 6 years, beginning when she was 5 years old. He has been charged with a dozen counts of criminal sexual conduct, as well as possession of pornographic items after authorities executed a search warrant at his home. Two of the criminal sex charges stem from alleged incidents involving another female victim as well. Kleinschmidt is now in custody in the Watonwan County Jail, with bail set at $150,000.