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    Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Child in Park

    A man has been charged with sexually assaulting a child in a Bennington, Vermont, park.

    James Mason, 38, of Pownal, was arrested after a child told police Mason brought them to Greenberg Headwater Park around 11 p.m. on Aug. 14 and sexually assaulted them.

    State police investigated the report and interviewed Mason at their barracks on Wednesday. They subsequently charged him with lewd and lascivious conduct with a child, as well as sexual assault of a child.

    Mason was held without bail at Marble Valley Correctional Facility and scheduled to appear in court on Thursday afternoon. It is unclear if he has an attorney.

    Shooting at 2nd Wisconsin High School Leaves Community in Shock

    [NATL] Shooting at 2nd Wisconsin High School Leaves Community in Shock

    A school officer and a student were injured at Wisoonsin's Oshkosh West High School Tuesday morning, when the student was shot after attempting to stab the office with a sharp object. The shooting comes just one day after a school resource officer at Waukesha South High School shot a 17-year-old armed student who refused to drop his weapon.

    (Published Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019)

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