A 23-year-old Alliance man accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl has been charged in Box Butte County Court.
Brandon Stites is charged with two counts of 1st Degree Sexual Assault of a Child, and one count of 3rd Degree Sexual Assault of a Child. Court documents say that alleged assaults occurred on or around June 30th.
The arrest affidavit in this case is sealed, but Stites was formally charged on Monday in Box Butte County Court, and a preliminary hearing has been scheduled for July 18th.
Court documents say that Stites posted 10% of his $20,000 bond on Wednesday.
If convicted, each of the 1st Degree Sexual Assault of a Child charges carries a penalty of 20 years to life in prison.