Leland man accused of sexually assaulting girl

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 A Leland man is accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl, according to the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office.

Denzel Jamal Hill, 22, of Dogwood Road, was arrested and charged Saturday, July 19, with indecent liberties with a child, assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury and two counts of statutory rape, according to the sheriff’s office website.

Warrants show the crimes took place July 16.

Hill is accused of injuring the same girl in November with a cigarette lighter, according to the warrants.

Hill was also charged with a probation violation, according to the sheriff’s office website.

He is incarcerated at the Brunswick County Detention Facility on more than $1 million bail.