An ex-cop was sentenced to prison for having sex with a child

An ex-cop was sentenced to prison for having sex with a child

A former Canadian police officer was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years in prison for having sex with two children at a Minnesota casino. Two people were under the age of 12 at the time.

Minnesota US District Court Judge John R. Tunheim sentenced Brady John Hillis, who resided in Canada, to 120 months in prison. Hillis will be under supervised release for 10 years after his release from custody.

According to prosecutors, Hillis was seen in Fortune Bay’s security video engaging in sexual contact with the children.

Tunheim was a former chief deputy state attorney general.

Hillis was trying to stay in Canada

Hillis was turned down by a Canadian judge and later Canadian appeal judges when he tried to get extradited to the US to face the charges.

The Bois Forte Indian Reservation is located in Northern Minnesota. It is south of the Canadian border.

Pennsylvania has an arrest

A 65-year-old man appeared in court in November for allegedly sexually abusing an eight-year-old girl outside of a Pennsylvania casino. The attack took place in the year 2016

The man admitted to the assault while being questioned by authorities. According to a Pennsylvania newspaper, the girl recently told police about the assault.

A relative of the victim was gambling at the casino when the attack took place.

The relative arranged for the mother to babysit the child. Mejia was to watch the girl in the car while the relative gambled. The girl’s mother was working.

According to court documents quoted by PennLive, Mejia claimed that the girl was curious about sexual contact. The case is still pending in court.

The Bethlehem Township man was sentenced for assault in March 2020. According to a regional news site, it took place in a woman’s bathroom near the Vision Nightclub at the former Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem.

Summary:

A former Canadian police officer was sentenced to 10 years in prison for his alleged sexual contact with two children at Minnesota’s Fortune Bay Resort and Casino. Brady John Hillis was seen in Fortune Bay’s security surveillance video engaging in sexual contact with the children, prosecutors claim. Upon his release from custody, Hillis will be under supervised release for 10 years.