Guilty plea in Austin sexual misconduct

Juan Serrano-Ramos

17-year-old says man was touching her while she was asleep.

Posted: Nov 20, 2017 2:28 PM
Updated: Nov 20, 2017 5:05 PM

AUSTIN, Minn. – A Mower County man is pleading guilty to unwanted sexual contact with a teenager.

40-year-old Juan Serrano-Ramos of Austin was arrested in June and charged with 4th and 5th degree criminal sexual conduct. The Austin Police Department says a 17-year-old female reported waking up from a nap to find Serrano-Ramos rubbing his hand between her legs.

Serrano-Ramos has pleaded guilty to 5th degree criminal sexual conduct. His sentencing is set for March 2, 2018.

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