UPDATE: Teenage Charged With Sexual Conduct - Northern Michigan's News Leader

UPDATE: Teenage Charged With Sexual Conduct

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We can now show you the man accused of sexually assaulting a 9-year-old boy in Mason County. 

19-year-old Dalton Willard is charged with criminal sexual conduct and kidnapping a minor.

The Sheriff's Department says he somehow lured the boy into a home and sexually assaulted him. 

It happened in Grant Township about 20 miles North of Ludington back in June. 

The victim was able to get away and told his parents what happened. 

Willard will return to court later this month

 

 

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A teenager faces serious charges for sex crimes.

Deputies arrested 19 year old Dalton Willard Friday night. Willard is charged with kidnapping a minor and sex crimes.

The assault happened in Grant Township about 20 miles north of Ludington on Wednesday.

According to the Mason County Sheriffs Department, Willard lured a 9-year-old boy into a house and sexually assaulted him. The child was able to get away and told his parents what happened, they contacted police.

The sheriff says the victim helped the department quickly make an arrest in the case.

He's scheduled to go in front of the judge on July 3rd.

Willard is being held on a $5 million cash bond.