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28-year-old man bound over on lewdness with a child charge

A 28-year-old transient man was bound over to district court Monday afternoon on a charge of lewdness with a minor under the age of 14.

Jason Bender allegedly fondled a 6-year-old girl after her pants were partially pulled down at Carson City residence in September.

The girl testified Monday, Bender never touched her body, although she said he pulled her pants down.

When Bender spoke to a detective during a recorded interview, after he was arrested in September, he told the detective he has a problem.

"He started off by telling me he has a problem and that he wants …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Dec 11, 2012 02:59AM Published Dec 11, 2012 02:58AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.