MOORHEAD, Minn. (KFGO-AM) - A man is being held on suspicion of sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl in Moorhead. Criminal sexual conduct charges are pending against 29-year-old James Allen Haats.
A search warrant affidavit says Haats forced the girl to perform a sex act at least two times this summer. A relative told police that the girl also made similar allegations against haats two years ago.
Court documents say police seized pornography, a blanket, and clothing from Haats and the victim.
Haats is in the Clay County jail. A court appearance is expected Wednesday.