Troopers from the Michigan State Police, Mt. Pleasant Post have arrested Christopher Clair Corsello, 33, in connection with an investigation into Criminal Sexual Conduct 1ST Degree involving a minor under the age of 13 in Grant Township.
During the initial investigation, which began on February 16, troopers discovered that Corsello is on the Sex Offender Registry for a prior conviction involving a minor under 13, for which he spent 10-1/2 years in prison. He was discharged in 2014. Troopers also learned that Corsello was not staying at the address listed for him on the Sex Offender Registry.
On February 23, Troopers made contact with Corsello and arrested him for the Sex Offender Registration violation. After further investigation into the new incident, the Mecosta County Prosecutor’s Office issued a four-count felony warrant for Criminal Sexual Conduct 1st degree (minor under 13 years of age), Criminal Sexual Conduct 2nd Degree (minor under 13 years of age), Accosting a Child for Immoral Purposes, and Distributing Sexually Explicit Material to a minor.
Corsello was arrested on March 7 and arraigned on the additional charges in the 77th District County in Big Rapids. He is currently being held at the Mecosta County Jail on a $1,000,000 bond.