Charles Leaf sex assault trial goes to jury; former reporter maintains innocence
HACKENSACK - The sexual assault trial of former Fox 5 reporter Charles Leaf has gone to a jury.
Leaf is accused of molesting a 4-year-old girl in 2010. Prosecutors also say they found child pornography on his computer.
During the trial, the girl, now 8 years old, took the stand and said Leaf never touched her and that her nanny frightened her into saying he did. Leaf has maintained his innocence throughout the trial.
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Leaf's father-in-law also testified that the child porn was his.
Jurors will reconvene Thursday morning to continue deliberating.