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Public Safety

Coralville man accused of sexually abusing teen girl

CORALVILLE — A Coralville man is accused of sexually abusing a minor.

Daniel N. Wonlebaye, 36, performed sex acts on a 14-year-old girl starting in 2016 and continuing until this year, according to Coralville police criminal complaints.

Police said the girl told them the acts were performed against her will.

Wonlebaye was arrested Tuesday and faces four felony counts, including two counts of third-degree sex abuse; two counts of child endangerment, an aggravated misdemeanor; and two counts of lascivious conduct with a minor, a serious misdemeanor.

He remains in custody at the Johnson County Jail on a $60,000 cash or surety bond.

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