Man Charged In Assault On Child

West Haven police are charging a man after they say he sexually assaulted a child over a period of several years.

Under arrest is 23-year-old Edison Vidro.

Officers assigned to the Federal Marshals Fugitive Task Force made the arrest.

Vidro was captured in New Haven.

He’s being charged with first degree sexual assault on a child who was related to him, as well as risk of injury to a minor.  Police did not divulge how the two were related.

Detectives say the alleged assaults took place over the course of several years and continued when the family moved to New Haven.

Vidro is being held on $50,000 bond.


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Connecticut

The Latest UConn News
CT Business Spotlight

Listen Live