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Man arrested in connection to sexual assault of 12-year-old

(Source: Wichita County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Wichita County Sheriff's Office)
WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) -

A man is accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old. On March 7th authorities were contacted by Wichita County CPS in reference to possible sexual abuse of a 12-year-old girl. 

The victim told a teacher and school counselor about being sexually abused by Ronnie Michael Hopper, 37. 

The victim was taken to Patsy's House Children Advocacy Center for a forensic interview where she detailed events that involved Hopper touching her inappropriately.

After the interview, the victim was taken to the hospital for a sexual assault forensic medical examination which came back positive sexual abuse. 

A warrant was issued for Hopper on April 13th. Hopper is charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child. At last check, he was no longer in the Wichita County Jail. 

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