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Quincy police make arrest in reported sexual assault

Posted: Jun. 13, 2018 1:40 pm

QUINCY -- The Quincy Police Department has arrested a Quincy man in relation to an alleged sexual assault that occurred on Monday.

Officers were dispatched to the Quincy Mall just after 3 p.m. Monday afternoon to meet with a 15-year-old female who reported that a male acquaintance forced her to have sexual intercourse at his residence earlier in the day. The incident is alleged to have occurred in the 700 block of Harrison Street.

Police said Allen R. Howard, 26, was taken into custody, interviewed and taken to the Adams County Jail. Howard was charged with criminal sexual assault involving force and aggravated criminal sexual abuse.

He made his first court appearance on Tuesday, and bond was set at $100,000.

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