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Man arrested in connection with sexual assault of a child

Mason Hammit (Source: Odessa Police Department) Mason Hammit (Source: Odessa Police Department)
ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

A man is behind bars after an investigation into an alleged sexual assault that was reported back in late January.

Odessa police say they got a report that a 14-year old female had been sexually assaulted by someone she knew.

According to authorities, the investigation revealed that the incident occurred in December of 2015.  Mason Hammit, 20, was taken into custody on Tuesday and charged with sexual assault of a child.

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