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Belgian court acquits sleepwalker of sex assault

MONS, Belgium (AP) — A Belgian court says it believes a man accused of sexually fondling a 9-year-old girl is not guilty because he did it in his sleep.

Belgian newspapers are reporting that the appeals court in Mons, 65 kilometers (40 miles) southwest of Brussels, upheld the acquittal of the man, identified only as Tommy, who blamed the incident on sleepwalking.



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