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West Fargo man guilty in sex case

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A West Fargo man has been found guilty by a Cass County District Court jury of sexually assaulting a child under the age of 15 and of threatening to killer her if she told anyone.


Pending a sentencing hearing, Duane Eric Schaefer, 34, is being held on $1 million cash bail.

Schaefer was convicted of one count of gross sexual imposition and one count of terrorizing.

The jury acquitted Schaefer of one count of gross sexual imposition.

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