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Red Wing man pleads guilty to felony charge

Justin David Stotzheim, 34, Red Wing, who was charged with six felony counts of criminal sexual conduct in Goodhue County District Court in April, plead guilty Monday to one count of first-degree criminal sexual conduct – sexual penetration of a child under 13 years of age – multiple acts over an extended period of time.

Stotzheim, who was convicted of fifth-degree criminal sexual conduct in Washington County in January 2001, faces a maximum sentence of 30 years jail time and a $40,000 fine.

Stotzheim knew the mother of the female victim, who is under 10 years old, and the child was left in his care on multiple occasions, according to the criminal complaint filed in April.

Sentencing is scheduled for 9 a.m. Sept. 15.