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ND man pleads guilty to child sex abuse charges

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota man faces life in prison on child sex abuse charges.

Erick McKay, of Devils Lake, pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of abusive sexual contact.

The incidents occurred between April 2011 and June 2012 on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation.

Authorities say the victim was a girl who was under 12 years old.

Sentencing for McKay is scheduled for Feb. 12.