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Published January 28, 2012, 11:14 AM

Trial Set for North Dakota Man Facing Sex Crime

GRAFTON, N.D. (AP) — An April 17 jury trial has been scheduled for a Grafton man accused of sexually molesting an 11-year-old girl.

GRAFTON, N.D. (AP) — An April 17 jury trial has been scheduled for a Grafton man accused of sexually molesting an 11-year-old girl.

Authorities allege that Dedrick Rodriguez sexually abused the girl over several months in 2007 in the town of Hoople. He moved to Grafton two years later.

WDAZ-TV reports that Rodriguez (http://bit.ly/wCjKMw ) is charged with continuous sexual abuse of a child and could face life in prison if convicted.

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Information from: WDAZ-TV, http://wdaz.com

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