Prosecutor: Marine, former Toys for Tots rep. charged with criminal sexual conduct

He was arraigned for second degree criminal sexual conduct for girls under the age of 13.

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - The Kent County Prosecutor's Office has charged a Grand Rapids Marine and former Toys for Tots Representative with three counts of second degree criminal sexual conduct against three girls, ages 8, 9 and 10. 

According to Prosecutor Chris Becker, James "Mack" Mackenzie, 32, has been charged and his first court hearing is Nov. 7. 

He was previously booked in the Kent County Jail October 27, but bonded out.

Mackenzie was the Marines' Toys for Tots coordinator in 2015 and 2016. He is not currently active with the Toys for Tots campaign.

The current charges do not involve any of the children involved in the Toys for Tots campaign. Sources close to the investigation say the alleged incident occurred in a home in Grand Rapids where Mackenzie was staying with some friends. 

Second degree criminal sexual conduct involves touching a child inappropriately.

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Grand Rapids Police Department is handling the investigation. 

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