Minnesota Man Gets 3 Year Prison Term

posted Jun 11, 2019, 7:39 AM by News Room

A Minnesota man charged in Barron County after an undercover child sex sting in Rice Lake will spend the next three years in prison. 59-year old Kevin Rust responded to an ad posted by an officer with the Rice Lake Police Department pretending to be a 15-year-old girl looking for an older man. The complaint says he sent several inappropriate messages through text in June of last year. Rust pleaded guilty to charges of child enticement and attempted 2nd degree sexual assault of child.