Man receives maximum sentence for sexual assault 21 Dec 11

A 38-year-old Prior Lake man accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old Chaska girl was given the maximum sentence allowed for his crime.

Travis Allan Olsen was sentenced in Carver County District Court to 30 years in prison for Criminal Sexual Conduct in the First Degree. The judge also made a preliminary determination that a Petition for Civil Commitment as a Sexually Dangerous Person is appropriate for Olsen.

Olsen was found guilty in Sept. of sexually assaulting the girl several times between 2007 and 2008. He had been previously convicted of two criminal sexual conduct charges and is a Level 3 Predatory Offender.