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Forest County man accused of sex with child pleads not guiltySubmitted: 02/27/2013
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CRANDON - Michael George pleaded not guilty in Forest County court today. He is accused of having sex with and sodomizing a young child.

The criminal complaint says he had inappropriate contact with the victim around 20 times over the past few years.

George faces a class B felony-- that's the same category as manslaughter and reckless homicide.

If found guilty, he faces more than 100 years in prison.



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