A nationwide warrant has been issued for a Windom man charged with first-degree and second-degree criminal sexual conduct with a victim younger than 13 years of age.
The Windom Police Department received a report on Jan. 31 of the sexual assault of a minor. According to the complaint filed in Cottonwood County, the victim reported numerous instances of sexual assault by Luis Fernando McKibben, 68, between September 2018 and Oct. 16, 2021. The sexual assaults reportedly occurred when McKibben babysat for the victim and their siblings. According to the complaint, the victim disclosed the abuse to law enforcement out of concern that McKibben would do the same to other kids he babysat.
The nationwide warrant was issued on Feb. 13. If convicted, McKibben faces a maximum sentence of 30 years in prison, a $30,000 fine or both for the first-degree criminal sexual conduct charge. The second-degree criminal conduct charge carries a maximum sentence of 25 years imprisonment, a $35,000 fine, or both.