Sex Offender Smokes Meth with Minor, Is Arrested

A registered sex offender has been arrested for smoking methamphetamine with a 16 year old runaway from Crete.  42-year-old, Craig Dorn of rural Beatrice, admitted to authorities he knew the girl was a runaway and was planning on contacting the county attorney’s office Thursday morning with hopes of having pending criminal charges dismissed against her.  The child was charged with possession of meth and drug paraphernalia.  Dorn was charged with felony child abuse, and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.