Bemidji Assistant Principal Makes Plea in Sex Case
Brandon Bjerknes was arrested last month after using the alias "Brett Larson" to lure young girls on social media
BEMIDJI, Minn. — The assistant principal at Bemidji Middle School has pleaded not guilty to two counts of engaging in electronic communication about sexual conduct with a child.
Brandon Bjerknes was arrested last month after using the alias “Brett Larson” to lure young girls on social media.
Authorities say the 34-year-old posed as a 13-year-old male student on Facebook and Snapchat to talk about sex with minors.
He has been placed on administrative leave by the school district.
A pretrial hearing is scheduled for May 17.