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An Investigation Ends With a Man Accused of Attempted Sexual Abuse of a Child

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GREAT FALLS -

A man made his initial appearance today, after an investigation left him accused with two courts of attempted sexual abuse of a child.

It all began on the 14th, during an investigation by local authorities. They posted an ad on Craigslist claiming they wanted a teacher for their niece. Reportedly, Ruben Friesen responded to the ad, and detectives told him that the girl did not want to be a virgin anymore. Court documents say Friesen then asked if she would have sex with him, and they confirmed she would. Both parties met at a their designated location, and that is where Friesen was arrested.

After being taken into custody, Police say the Canadian waived his Miranda Rights. He then confessed he came to Great Falls to meet an underage girl but then changed his story, claiming he came to save her from a pervert.

After Friesen's appearance today, his bail was set at $100,000.

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