Man Accused Of Sex Assault On A Child Makes Court Appearance

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A man accused of groping a girl at the Chapel Hills Mall faces one count on sexual assault on a child.

Michael Hunter, 27, made a court appearance Monday morning. He is accused of grabbing a 12-year-old girl in an inappropriate manner inside the mall on September 15.

It was revealed in court that Hunter has lost his job, and will now qualify for a public defender.

11 News will continue to cover all the latest details in this case.