Hettinger resident charged with Class-AA felonies

Frank Turner

Adams County law enforcement executed an arrest warrant on Hettinger resident Stephen Guglielmelli, 32, on Feb. 15.

According to court documents, Guglielmelli is being charged with the following allegations:

– Gross Sexual Imposition – Sexual Act (Victim under 15 and Defendant at least 22), a Class-AA felony

– Gross Sexual Imposition – Sexual Contact (Victim under 15), a Class-A felony

A court order specified that Guglielmelli’s bond was set at $100,000 with a no contact order with the victim, their mother, or any other member of their family. According to the North Dakota Century Code, a Class-AA felony charge has a maximum penalty of life imprisonment without parole.