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Man faces three felony charges

Jason Lorenz

A Jamestown man faces three felony charges alleging sexual acts with a minor, according to the Jamestown Police Department.

Jason Dean Lorenz, 40, 1520 5 1/2 Ave. N.E., has been charged with gross sexual imposition, a Class A felony, three counts of corruption of a minor and three counts of incest, both Class C felonies.

He is accused of engaging in sexual contact with a person under 15 years of age between January 2007 and April 14, 2007. He is also accused of engaging with in sexual acts with a minor older than 15 years of age between June 2007 and May 2009. Police also allege Lorenz engaged in sexual acts with a person who was related to him, between June 2007 and May 2009.

Lorenz is being held at the Stutsman County Law Enforcement Center.

A Class A felony is punishable by a maximum of 20 years in prison and a $10,000 fine. A Class C felony is punishable by a maximum of five years in prison and a $5,000 fine.

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