It took a jury seven hours to find a Timaru chef not guilty of sexual violation.
Daniel Michael Hogg, 24, was on trial before a jury charged with sexual violation by unlawful sexual connection, after an incident on June 21, 2011.
The jury was sent out at 2.15pm on Thursday. They resumed deliberations at 10am yesterday, with the verdict announced at 1pm.
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