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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of South Dakota

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, September 9, 2016

Sioux Falls Man Indicted for Attempted Enticement of a Minor

United States Attorney Randolph J. Seiler announced that a Sioux Falls, South Dakota, man has been indicted by a federal grand jury for Attempted Transfer of Obscene Material to a Minor and Attempted Enticement of a Minor Using the Internet.

Kevin Dolejsi, age 30, was indicted on September 7, 2016.  He appeared before U.S. Magistrate Veronica L. Duffy on September 8, 2016, and pled not guilty to the Indictment.

The penalty upon conviction is a minimum term of 10 years in custody or a lifetime maximum, and/or a $250,000 fine, 5 years of supervised release, and $5,000 to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.  Restitution may also be ordered.

The events leading to the charge occurred between August 9 and August 17, 2016, in Sioux Falls.

The charge is merely an accusation and Dolejsi is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. 

The investigation is being conducted by the Homeland Security Investigations.  Assistant U.S. Attorney Jeffrey C. Clapper is prosecuting the case.   

Dolejsi was released on conditions pending trial.  A trial date has not been set.

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Updated September 9, 2016