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Man charged with accosting 11-year-old girl

Posted at 6:17 PM, Apr 10, 2020
and last updated 2022-07-15 15:57:26-04

EAST GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A man has been charged with accosting an 11-year-old girl for immoral purposes.

The charge is levied against Joshua Hocquard, 23, according to Christopher Becker, Kent County prosecuting attorney, today.

Hocquard is accused of stopping the girl in East Grand Rapids on April 3.

He allegedly asked if she wanted to see his genitals.

**UPDATE**

The case was dismissed two years later in circuit court.

READ MORE: Judge throws out case against man accused of accosting 11-year-old East Grand Rapids girl