TAWAS CITY – Kennith Murray Applegate, 45, Tawas City, faces felony charges of 1st-degree criminal sexual conduct and 1st-degree home invasion which, if convicted, could land him in prison for life.

Applegate was arrested by the Tawas Police Authority (TPA) on Oct. 27 and remains lodged in the Iosco County jail on a $75,000 bond.

According to the court records, an 18-year-old female said she was at her friend’s house on Oct. 26, while her friend was at work, and she saw a couple of individuals outside smoking.

She said that she stepped outside to see if she could get a cigarette from one of the individuals.


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