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Maine man facing 32 child sex assault charges

2:39 PM, Feb 28, 2013   |    comments
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HARPSWELL, Maine (AP) - A Maine man is facing charges he sexually assaulted a now-13-year-old girl.

The Cumberland County Sheriff's Department alleges 37-year-old Amos Johnson, of Harpswell, began abusing the girl when she was 11 and it continued for two years.

Deputies say Johnson is charged with 32 counts of gross sexual assault. He is being held on $50,000 cash bail

The investigation began Monday. Johnson was arrested Tuesday.

It's unclear if Johnson is being represented by a lawyer.

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