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GFalls man charged with assaulting woman on bus

By Scott Zoltan, KECI Reporter, szoltan@keci.com
Published On: Jan 25 2014 06:59:42 PM MST
MISSOULA, Mont. -

GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) - A 39-year-old resident of the Great Falls Pre-Release Center who police say sexually assaulted a mentally disabled woman on a public bus has been charged with sexual intercourse without consent.
    
The Great Falls Tribune reports (http://gftrib.com/1aTsCRY) that Paul James Jones made his initial appearance in Cascade County District Court on Friday.
    
Authorities say a 20-year-old woman reported an assault on Jan. 17 and that police using video footage and photos determined Jones to be a suspect.
    
Police say they contacted Jones at the pre-release center and he admitted the assault to police and that he knew the victim had disabilities.
    
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Information from: Great Falls Tribune, http://www.greatfallstribune.com

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