- Associated Press - Wednesday, February 15, 2017

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) - A Cedar City man accused of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman has pleaded guilty.

The Spectrum reports (https://bit.ly/2lOZJQu ) that 28-year-old Leonel Morales on Tuesday pleaded guilty to attempted rape as part of a plea agreement. He was initially charged with first-degree felony rape and forcible sexual abuse.

Morales is accused of assaulting a sleeping woman during a party at a Cedar City residence in October.

Sentencing has been scheduled for March 28.

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Information from: The Spectrum, https://www.thespectrum.com

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