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Man Arrested For Alleged Sexual Assault

Tue, 26 Jun 2018 11:06:45 CDT


A Troy man has been arrested in connection with the death of a former Hillsboro resident.

Brian France, 55, was charged with 12 counts of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault, two counts of Criminal Sexual Assault, one count of Involuntary Manslaughter and one count of Unlawful Restraint for his role in the death of 38-year-old Brandi Novotny. The Troy Police found Novotny unresponsive at a residence in Troy on June 14.

The investigation revealed inappropriate sexual acts had been performed on Novotny, and it was determined that she died in France's vehicle. France was arrested by the Troy Police on June 22, and is currently being held in the Madison County Jail on $10 million bond.


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