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Man faces 139 years if convicted on charges against juvenile

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Michael Joseph Hudson (Source: Addis Police Department) Michael Joseph Hudson (Source: Addis Police Department)
ADDIS, LA (WAFB) -

An Addis, LA man was arrested Friday morning after being accused of sexual cruelty and sexual battery to a 13-year-old girl.

Michael Joseph Hudson, 43, was arrested by Addis Police and charged with second degree cruelty to a juvenile and sexual battery.

The second degree cruelty charge, if convicted, holds a sentence of up to 40 years. The sexual battery charge, if convicted, holds a sentence of 25 to 99 years.

Hudson was arrested after a weeklong investigation.

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