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Austin man pleads guilty to child sex abuse

Alejandro Gonzalez
Alejandro Gonzalez

Victim says it began at 10 years of age.

Posted: Dec 2, 2019 3:49 PM

AUSTIN, Minn. – A Mower County man is pleading guilty to 2nd degree criminal sexual conduct.

Alejandro Jimenez Gonzalez, 36 of Austin, was arrested in May and accused of sexually abusing a young child. Police say the 13-year-old victim told them the abuse started at 10 years old, continued until 11, and then resumed in March.

Court documents state Gonzalez initially denied any abuse but entered a guilty plea Monday.

He is due to be sentenced on March 5, 2020.

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