Man Arrested for Sex Assault

New London, Conn. (WTNH) – Police have arrested a man they say sexually assaulted a minor.   Cops first became aware of the situation after a juvenile reported earlier this month, of being sexually assaulted by someone her family knows.

The victim says the attacks happened on several different occasions between October 2014 and January 2015. The victim had to undergo a specialized forensic interview detailing the assaults.   Once that was completed cops issued an arrest warrant for 26-year-old Frank Jimenez of New London.

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Jimenez now faces several charges including: Sexual Assault in the First Degree, two counts of Sexual Assault in the fourth degree and three counts of risk of Injury to a Minor.  Jimenez is now being held at the New London Police Department on a $500,000 bond.

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