TRAVERSE CITY, MI – Dustin Michael Maleski, 22-years-old, of Grandville, MI, turned himself in to the Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Department on Wednesday, March 3rd, 2015. He is accused of criminal sexual conduct with a 14-year-old girl from the Traverse City area.
Authorities became aware of Dustin Maleski after someone posted a photo of him on Facebook, calling him a rapist who targets teens.
Maleski was wanted on two counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct 3rd degree after a Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Detective investigated allegations by a local 14-year-old female.
Authorities believe that Maleski met the 14-year-old girl on Facebook in mid-December 2014. They started a texting relationship that included nude photographs and then met in person to see a movie at the Grand Traverse Mall. The victim reported that the theater was empty and Maleski had unwanted sexual contact with her.
Maleski was arraigned earlier today.
Maleski is scheduled to be back in court March 24th, 2015.