Scott County prosecutors have re-filed sexual assault charges against a former Renaissance Festival manager.
Prosecutors initially charged 63-year-old Carr Hagerman in 2018 with first-degree criminal sexual conduct.
They alleged he raped a freelance photographer in a building on the Renaissance Festival grounds the year before.
But last October the alleged victim said traveling to Shakopee from out of state to testify would be a hardship amid the pandemic. The government dropped the case after a judge declined prosecutors' request to postpone the trial.
Hagerman is scheduled to make his first appearance on the new criminal complaint November 15.
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