New Britain police looking for suspect in child sex assault

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (WTNH) – New Britain police are looking for a man accused of taking a girl out of her bedroom and sexually assaulting her.  Police say the incident happened on Sunday, August 16th.  An underage girl told police that in the early morning, a man took her from her bedroom, inappropriately touched her, and then brought her back to her room.

The victim describes the suspect as being between 20 and 50 years old, light skinned, with a thin dark colored beard, dark eyes, short hair, and spoke with an accent.  The girl says the man was wearing a dark colored hat with a blue logo on it that looked like a lightning bolt.

If you have a tip you are asked to call Detective Lopa at 860-826-3155.  You can call in an anonymous tip on the Community Tip Line at 860-826-3199.

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