Man accused of assaulting child pleads not guilty

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DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA) — A man accused of sexually assaulting a 5-year-old pleaded not guilty.

Police say Jarquez Hobbs broke into a home and assaulted the child in August. They collected DNA evidence and a fingerprint at the scene. He was arrested last month.

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