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UPDATE: Berrien County sexual assault suspect in custody

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The Berrien County Sheriff's Department is thanking the public for helping to find a man they believe sexually assaulted a 14-year-old girl Monday night.

Police say 25-year-old Donald Fester picked the girl up while she was walking on River Road near Red Bud in Buchanan shortly after 4:00pm.  Fester then reportedly took the girl to two different locations in Niles Township and sexually assaulted her at both locations.  He then dropped her off near a mobile home park in the Buchanan area.

The victim was taken to an area hospital, where she was treated and released.

Police say he's currently being held on a charge of Criminal Sexual Assault.

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