Fox 5 reporter accused of sex abuse of 4-year-old girl

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A Fox 5 investigative reporter is being held at the Bergen County Jail in New Jersey on charges that he sexually abused a 4-year-old girl in his New Jersey home.

Charles Leaf is being charged with aggravated sexual assault on a minor and endangering the welfare of children.

Leaf, a married father of two and former Marine, was arrested on Tuesday and is currently being held in lieu of $250,000 bail.

Leaf most recently gained notoriety for his highly critical reports on the proposed mosque near Ground Zero.

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