Pine City Man Charged with 1st Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct
John White, 30, of Pine City was arrested and charged last week for allegedly hitting and raping a 13-year-old girl. He is charged with first degree criminal sexual conduct and domestic assault. If convicted, White could spend over 30 years in prison.
According to the criminal complaint, the girl went to Pine County Human Services because she claimed White hit her in the ear. Investigators did observe bruising behind her ear.
The complaints states that the girl also revealed that White has sexually assaulted her multiple times for the past year and as recent as March 21st.
White denied all charges.
If convicted of first degree criminal sexual assault, White faces 30 years behind bars and a $40,000 fine. He could serve 90 days in jail and pay a $1,000 for the domestic assault charge.