Man pleads not guilty to the sexual assault of a teenager

Local - 1/23/2014 7:00 PM by Rebecca Turco
FAYETTEVILLE - A man from Fayette County pleaded not guilty Thursday to sexually assaulting a teenager. 

Eric Stewart, 24,  of Oak Hill, is charged with 12 counts of sexual assault in the third degree, according to court records. 

The incidents occurred over a four-month period and were committed against a 14-year-old girl, according to a criminal complaint.  

Stewart faces one to five years behind bars. A trial date has not yet been set, and he has since been released on bond. 


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