SOUTH DAKOTA WOMAN SENTENCED FOR SEXUAL ABUSE OF 3 CHILDREN. Monika Jeanmarie DeMarrias, 18, was charged under Extended juvenile Jurisdiction and faces a stayed adult sentence of 12 years in prison.
December 15, 2020
Nathan W. Bowe
DETROIT LAKE, Minn. — An 18-year-old woman has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of first-degree criminal sexual conduct.
Monika Jeanmarie DeMarrias, of Yankton, S.D., was found guilty by a jury in October of sexually assaulting three children under the age of 8 multiple times from Jan. 1 to Aug. 5, according to court records.
The assaults occurred in a residence in Becker County, Minn., and the oldest victim said she was afraid to tell sooner because Demarrias frightened her with