Bemidji Pioneer: Federal sentencing set for Bjerknes
October 25, 2017
ST. PAUL -- The federal sentencing date for a former middle school assistant principal who exchanged sexual pictures with children has been set.
Brandon Mark Bjerknes, 35, will appear in federal court in St. Paul on Feb. 6, 2018, to be sentenced for one count of coercion and enticement of a minor to engage in sexual conduct and one count of production of child pornography. Bjerknes pleaded guilty to the charges Sept. 28 and has since been in federal custody.