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Barnesville man charged for sexual contact with vulnerable adult

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MOORHEAD – A 45-year-old Barnesville, Minn., man is charged in Clay County District Court with having sexual contact with someone who was mentally impaired or helpless.


Michael Ray Herbst faces one count of third-degree criminal sexual conduct and one count of fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct, both felonies.

According to a court complaint, Herbst met a 21-year-old Fargo woman earlier this year after she accidentally dialed his number.

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