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Boy, 15, charged in sexual assault of 16-year-old girl


A 15-year-old boy was charged Thursday with sexually assaulting a girl at gunpoint Wednesday morning in the 6300 block of South Paulina in theWest Englewood neighborhood, authorities said.

The boy was charged as a juvenile with aggravated criminal sexual assault with a firearm and armed robbery with a firearm, according to police. Police said he forced the girl into a gangway and sexually assaulted her at gunpoint, then stole her cellphone, iPod and cash.

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