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Teen faces charges for alleged sexual assault of a toddler


WILLMAR -- A 19-year-old Willmar man made his first appearance Monday on criminal sexual conduct charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a girl while she was between the ages of 1 and 3 years old.

Martin William Danielson faces two first-degree charges as a juvenile in Kandiyohi County District Court.

He was ordered held at the secure unit of Prairie Lakes Youth Programs.

His next appearance is a probable cause hearing for adult certification on Dec. 24.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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