Cottageville man charged with criminal sexual conduct with a minor

COTTAGEVILLE, SC (WCSC) - A 21-year-old Cottageville man has been arrested for criminal sexual content with a minor. Chad Osmundson is accused of sending pornographic material to a 14-year-old girl. Police have also discovered he had sex with the girl.

Police were alerted to the situation by the girl's mother, who feared for her daughter's safety.  While Osmundson was out on bond for the initial charges, he contacted the victim. Police are working to revoke his bond.

According to Cottageville Police Chief Shane Roberts, if convicted of sexual conduct with a minor, Osmundson could face up to 10 years in prison.

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