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A man was charged Thursday with giving beer to a 15-year-old girl and having sex with her.

Timothy Hall, 42, faces a misdemeanor count of contributing to the delinquency of a minor and two felony counts of sexual misconduct with a minor.

On Dec. 3, 2012, the victim reported to police that Hall had given her four beers and had sex with her the day before at his home, according to court papers.

When police interviewed Hall, he denied having sex with the girl, records said.

Hall, of the 2700 block of Manford Street, was held Thursday in the Allen County Jail. His bail was $20,750.