Report: Onamia teacher had sex with student

Mille Lacs County Sheriff Brent C. Lindgren reports that on Photo258895width150February 7, 2013, The Mille Lacs County Sheriff’s Office conducted an investigation into allegations of criminal sexual conduct involving an employee of Onamia Public School District and a student.


On February 7, 2013, the Mille Lacs County Sheriff’s Office School Liaison Deputy developed information that one of the school’s student’s may have knowledge regarding possible criminal sexual relations between a fellow student and school employee.


The Mille Lacs County Sheriff’s Office Liaison Deputy and a Mille Lacs County Sheriff’s Criminal Investigator interviewed the Onamia School student whom had typed on the school computer earlier about the possible relationship between another student and the school employee. The victim was then identified as a 17 year old female student and was subsequently interviewed. The victim student confirmed that a sexual relationship had occurred between the victim and the school employee.


The suspect employee was identified as Adam Lee, 33 of Milaca, MN, and was interviewed about the allegations by a Sheriff investigator and was subsequently arrested and taken to the Mille Lacs County Jail. Adam Lee has been booked into the Mille Lacs County Jail .  While the case remains underway the  Mille Lacs County Attorney’s office has been forwarded the case for criminal review and formal charges are pending at this time.