25.25. Third Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct.
(a) A person is guilty of criminal sexual conduct in the third degree if the person engages in sexual penetration with another person and if any of the following circumstances exists:
(1) that other person is at least fourteen (14) years of age and under sixteen (16) years of age;
(2) force or coercion is used to accomplish the sexual penetration; and
(3) the actor knows or has reason to know that the victim is mentally defective, mentally incapacitated or physically helpless.
(b) Criminal sexual conduct in the third degree is a felony of the second degree.