64-year-old arrested for child sex assault

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MILFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Milford police arrested a 64-year-old man on charges he sexually assaulted two children under his care.

Jamie Vega was arrested Tuesday after a warrant was issued for his arrest.

The police investigation began in April, and involved Vega, a 14-year-old boy and 13-year-old girl. In a news release, Milford police said Vega was care taking for the children between 2009 and 2012.

“Vega was acquainted with the children and their parents,” police said.

Vega is charged with first degree sexual assault, fourth degree sexual assault, and two counts of risk of injury to a minor.

His bond was set at $90,000. He is scheduled to be in court on August 12.

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