Police: Cadillac man charged with sex assault of a minor

Charles E. Ramirez
The Detroit News

A Cadillac man has been charged in connection with the sexual assault of a minor, Michigan State Police said.

Ratcliffe

James Henderson Ratcliffe, 39, has been charged with a count of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, a life felony, and one count of first-degree sexual conduct, also a life felony, officials said.

He was arraigned on the charges and a judge set his bond at $5,000.

Investigators accuse Ratcliffe of sexually assaulting a girl over the course of seven years.

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