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Man Charged for Sexually Assaulting Vulnerable Adult in Burnsville

Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom announced that Geoffrey Edward Florance, age 26 of St. Paul, has been charged* with one count each of Criminal Sexual Conduct in the First Degree, Assault in the Third Degree and Criminal Abuse of a Vulnerable Adult by a Caregiver (Resulting in Substantial Bodily Harm) in connection with a sexual assault on an 18-year-old female resident at a Burnsville licensed foster care facility. Florance was employed at this facility and the assault is alleged to have occurred during the early morning hours of March 27, 2012.

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