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Man accused of raping West Fargo teen pleads guilty to lesser charge

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FARGO - A man initially accused of entering the West Fargo home of a teenage girl he met online and raping her last December pleaded guilty Monday to a lesser charge after the girl changed her story, attorneys said.


Seth Michael Salsman, 23, of Fargo, was initially charged in Cass County District Court with sexual assault, a Class C felony.

He pleaded guilty Monday to contributing to the deprivation of a minor, a Class A misdemeanor.

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