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Social media meet leads to sexual assault arrest

A man has been charged with sexual assault after meeting the victim on social media, according to the Shannon police chief.

Posted: Aug. 23, 2018 10:22 PM
Updated: Aug. 24, 2018 9:03 AM

SHANNON, Miss. (WTVA) - A man has been charged with sexual assault after meeting the victim on social media, according to the Shannon police chief.

Anthony McGee, 19, was arrested Wednesday for an incident involving a 14-year-old, Chief Desiree Kershner said. 

Kershner said the incident happened back in late April. 

McGee's bond was set at $2,000, and he has bonded out. 

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