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Authorities believe Gainesville woman inappropriately touched 10-year-old girl
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Denise Esther Ponce

A Gainesville woman is accused of touching a 10-year-old girl inappropriately.

Denise Esther Ponce, 35, is charged with felony sexual battery in the alleged March 3 incident at Dawsonville Highway home, according to the Hall County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities said Ponce and the victim knew each other.

Authorities received a warrant for Ponce’s arrest April 16 and arrested her Monday, April 30. She remains in the Hall County Jail on a $22,200 bond.

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