By Rachel Petersen
Lewd act charges were dismissed recently for a Kiowa man.
Danny Lee Hamilton, 51, was charged Nov. 27 in Pittsburg County District Court with one felony count of lewd or indecent acts to a child younger than 16 years of age. Hamilton was accused of inappropriately touching the body of an 11-year-old girl.
According to court records, the young girl was spending the night at Hamilton’s home when he allegedly inappropriately rubbed her while she was sleeping.
On Dec. 17, the District 18 District Attorney’s Office made a motion to dismiss the charges. The charges were dismissed without costs, according to court records.
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