A teacher who works for the Bloomfield Public Schools was arraigned in court in Middletown today on charges including sexual assault.
Dale Kukucka is a seventh grade science teacher at Carmen Arace Middle School.
Police say the victim is not a minor.
State Police Lieutenant Paul Vance says a complaint was lodged in East Haddam last month, in connection with an incident that occurred in that town October 20.
Kukucka is charged with attempted first degree sexual assault, third degree sexual assault, strangulation, unlawful restraint, and third degree assault.
He lives in Andover.