Man charged in sexual assault of boy

Police said an HIV-positive Ypsilanti man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old boy he met through an annual Christmas dinner he sponsored.
AP Wire
Sep 2, 2012


Leonardo Devinci Christian, 53, was arraigned Friday on multiple charges, including one count of sexual penetration with an uninformed partner when there's risk of AIDS, a felony that carries a maximum penalty of four years in prison. He remains held in the Washtenaw County Jail on $50,000 cash bond. reported police interviews with the boy revealed numerous assaults at Christian's home. Police said the assaults began in 2011 and ended last month.

Police don't know whether the boy is infected with the HIV virus.

Police said Christian gave the unidentified boy and his family free tickets to the Christmas dinner he sponsors every year.


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