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Man pleads guilty in Phoenix sexual assault case


A man accused in at least one sexual assault case in Phoenix has pleaded guilty.

Maricopa County prosecutors say 19-year-old DeJuan Donaldson pleaded guilty Wednesday to two counts of sexual conduct with a minor. He also pleaded guilty to two counts of attempted sexual assault with a minor, sexual assault and attempted sexual assault.

Donaldson is scheduled to be sentenced on Feb. 22.

He was arrested in May 2011, one month after a reported attack on a South Mountain High School student.

The then 17-year-old girl told police she was walking to school when she was accosted by a man, taken at knifepoint into an abandoned house and sexually assaulted.

Police took Donaldson's DNA and believe he was linked to two other sexual assaults in November 2010 and January 2011.

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