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Deaf Moorhead man charged with sexual assault

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FARGO – A Moorhead man who cannot hear or speak faces felony charges after allegedly using a series of written and text messages to pick up another man in downtown Fargo, take him to a hotel, and then sexually assault him there.


Ortis Nashon Alderman, 37, has been charged in Cass County District Court with one count of felonious restraint, a Class C felony, and one count of Class B misdemeanor sexual assault.

According to court documents filed in the case:

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