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Delaware Prosecutor Charged with Sexual Assault of Teenage Boy

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WILMINGTON, Del. - A prosecutor with the Delaware Attorney General's Office has been charged with sexually assaulting a 16-year-old boy, according to police.
    
New Castle County police said 34-year-old Daniel Simmons faces four counts of fourth-degree rape. Simmons is a deputy attorney general assigned to the county's Misdemeanor Trial Unit.
    
Police say Simmons met the boy through a social media app called "Grindr." They said he was off-duty at the time.

In a statement, the Attorney  General's office said Simmons has been placed on administrative leave. The office approved warrants for Simmons' arrest on Friday.

 Attorney General Beau Biden did not make any comments.


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