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Ottumwa man facing sexual assault charge

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A 28 year old Ottumwa man Grant Harrison Troxel  is facing sexual assault charges following his arrest by the Ottumwa Police Department.

Lt. Jason Bell from the police department says Saturday police received a report of a sexual assault on a 13 year old victim.  As a result of an investigation, Troxel of 571 South Ransom was arrested and charged with Sexual Abuse in the 3rd degree.

Troxel is currently being held in the Wapello County Jail on a ten thousand dollar cash only bond.

The investigation is  ongoing and additional charges are expected.