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George man arrested for sexual assault

ROCK RAPIDS, Iowa -- A George, Iowa, man is being held in the Lyon County Jail in connection with a reported sexual assault.

According to the Lyon County Sheriff's Office, an 18-year-old female reported at 1:11 a.m. Saturday that she had been sexually assaulted at a residence in George. The victim was examined by a sexual assault nurse examiner and was determined to have sustained bodily injury.

On Saturday, a search warrant was executed at 405 W. Minnesota Ave., George, in reference to this case.

Michael Dean Ubbinga, 29, of George, has been charged with one count of assault causing bodily injury, a serious misdemeanor; and one count third-degree of sexual abuse, a Class C felony. He is being held in the Lyon County Jail on $10,000 cash bond.