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Metro East man, 36, accused of sexually assaulting 14-year-old

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James P. Schoppen, 36, is accused of raping a 14-year-old James P. Schoppen, 36, is accused of raping a 14-year-old

O’FALLON, Ill. (KMOV.com) – An O’Fallon, Illinois man is facing four felony charges after allegedly sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl multiple times.

Following an investigation by the O’Fallon Police Department, James P. Schoppen was arrested for the alleged acts that took place with the girl between March and July.

The 36-year-old suspect was charged with two counts of criminal sexual assault to a female victim between the ages of 13 and 17 and two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse while the suspect was more than five years older than the victim.

Schoppen is currently being held on a $100,000 bond at the St. Clair County Jail.

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