On Tuesday, Shawn R. Krantz, 34, Brazil, was taken into custody on an arrest warrant for formal felony charges of class C sexual misconduct with a minor and class D child solicitation.
According to the probable cause affidavit written by Brazil City Police Det. Clint McQueen on file at Clay County Circuit Court, the charges stem from an alleged incident involving a 14-year-old victim that took place at an area cemetery in late October 2008.
Krantz is currently incarcerated at the Clay County Justice Center without bond awaiting formal court proceedings per the court calendar.
If convicted of a class C felony, the highest charge filed against Krantz at this time, the advisory sentence issued by the state for a guilty conviction/plea agreement ranges from 2-8 years in prison and potential fines up to $10,000.