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Ponsford man charged with criminal sexual conduct

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William Lawrence Butcher, 48, of 49420 280th St., Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District court with felony third- and fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct.


According to court records:

On Feb. 27 a woman reported being sexually assaulted by Butcher while she slept at a residence in Pine Point.

There were three other people at the residence went she decided to go to bed that night. Her bedroom door had no lock, so she used a closet door to brace it shut.

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