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Helena man accused of raping a child

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Posted at 7:12 PM, Jul 20, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-20 21:12:35-04

HELENA — Christopher Warren Deckelbaum of Helena faces six felony charges, including the alleged rape of a child.

Deckelbaum, 38 years old, made his initial appearance in Lewis & Clark Justice Court on Tuesday. Bail was set at $40,000.

The County Attorney’s Office has filed two counts of sexual intercourse without consent involving a child under the age of 14, two counts of aggravated assault, and two counts of assault on a minor.

In cases of accused sexual assault and rape, MTN does not share certain details of the case that may reveal the identity of the victim.

Christopher Warren Deckelbaum
Christopher Warren Deckelbaum