Criminal sexual conduct charged
A 24-year-old Hastings man, Cory Daniel Thibodeaux, faces two charges of criminal sexual conduct in the third degree after he began, and then continued, a sexual relationship with a female younger than 18. He told officers that he was attempting to teach "life lessons" to her. He also admitted he took pictures of the female while she was partially dressed.
Thibodeaux has been arrested and is being held in the Dakota County Jail. Bail has been set at $100,000.
His next court date is Monday, Sept. 12.