Bond reduction denied in Commerce sexual assualt

Commerce – Bond reductions have been denied in connection to two reported sexual assaults and a residential burglary in Commerce.

Damon DeShaun Brown remains in custody charged with two counts of sexual assault and one count of burglary of a habitation with intent to commit assault. A judge Monday denied any reduction in Brown's $150,000 total bond.

A female Commerce resident alleged Brown sexually assaulted her in her apartment on two separate occasions in January, one time where he reportedly threatened her with a box cutter.