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Malden Man Charged With Raping Family Friend

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A Malden man charged with having sex with an underage and intellectually disabled family friend has been ordered held without bail.

A not guilty plea was entered on behalf of 23-year-old Andie Jean on Monday to charges including rape of a child with force and indecent assault and battery on a person with an intellectual disability.

A relative of the alleged victim told police he found Jean in the girl's bedroom, and both were in a state of partial undress.

The Daily Item of Lynn reports that the alleged victim was described as a teenager with the intellectual capability of a 6- or 7-year-old.

His court-appointed defense attorney requested Jean be held without prejudice, allowing the public defender's office to argue bail at a dangerousness hearing.

This program aired on September 10, 2013. The audio for this program is not available.

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