Charges against a Newport man have been dismissed.
The District Attorney's Office tells 9 On Your Side that the charges against 60-year-old Daniel Peart Sr. were dismissed due to insufficient evidence to warrant prosecution.
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A Newport man is in jail facing sex charges. Deputies say 60-year-old Daniel Peart Sr. engaged in sexual acts with a 16-year-old girl he knew.
He's facing several charges including Crimes Against Nature.His bond is set at $350,000.
His first court appearance is on Thursday.
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