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Man charged with assaulting teen met on Facebook

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Police arrest a Hartselle man for sexually assaulting a teenage girl he met on Facebook.  James Overton is charged with second-degree rape and enticing a child for immoral purposes.  The 22-year-old turned himself in on several unrelated misdemeanors.  He was then questioned by detectives and charged in the alleged assault.  Investigators say the man met the 14-year-old on Facebook, picked her up at a home in Decatur, and took her to a hotel where they had sex.

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