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Markell Mosley accused of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old

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Markell James Mosley, 20, of Rainelle is charged with sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl Markell James Mosley, 20, of Rainelle is charged with sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl
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Police in Rainelle made an arrest on Monday in a sexual assault case that involved a young girl.

Markell James Mosley, 20, of Rainelle was arrested and charged with two counts of First Degree Sexual Abuse and two counts of First Degree Sexual Assault.  According to Rainelle Police Chief J.P. Stevens, the crime involved an 11-year-old girl.

If convicted Mosley could face up to 25 years in prison on each count of sexual abuse and up to 100 years on each count of sexual assault. Mosley was arraigned in front of magistrate Brenda Smith.  He is being held in the Southern Regional Jail on $60,000 bond.  He will have a preliminary hearing within ten days.