Accused sex abuser found incompetent to stand trial

Majed Ijong

Former Stewartville man was arrested in California.

Posted: Mar. 6, 2018 3:43 PM
Updated: Mar. 6, 2018 3:43 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – A former fugitive facing multiple counts of child sex abuse has been ruled incompetent to stand trial.

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24-year-old Majed Isaac Ijong of Stewartville was charged in October 2017 with five counts of criminal sexual conduct with a child under the age of 13. Ijong was arrested in California in November 2017 and extradited back to Olmsted County.

Online court records show a hearing on Tuesday resulted in Ijong being found incompetent. No further court dates have been scheduled. He is still listed as being held in the Olmsted County Adult Detention Center.

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