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Child Molester Pleads Guilty

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A guilty plea today in the case against an accused child molester. The prosecution says James Dover knowingly had sex with a thirteen year old girl in Port Wentworth. A manhunt for Dover on Whitemarsh island last August caused three area schools to be placed on lockdown. Dover pleaded to a reduced charge of sexual battery on a minor, two counts of obscene internet contact with a child and violation of the computer child exploitation prevention act. He's sentenced to 20 years - ten to be spent behind bars.

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