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Red Lake man indicted on sexual assault charges

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MINNEAPOLIS — A Red Lake man was indicted in federal court Tuesday for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman in May.

Avery Wade Schoenborn, 24, allegedly “engaged in a sexual act with the victim, who was incapable of declining participation in the act,” according to a press release from the U.S. Department of Justice. The May 7 incident took place on the Red Lake Indian Reservation.

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If convicted, Schoenborn could spend the rest of his life in prison.

The Red Lake Tribal Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation investigated the case. 

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John Hageman
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