Family Friend Charged in Sexual Assault

(NEW LONDON,Conn./CBS Connecticut) –  New London Police have arrested a  34 year old Hartford man  in connection with  the sexual assault of  two  girls.

The mother of the victims   contacted police March 6 after the girls  told her Javier DeJesus, a friend of the family had  them perform sexual acts  on him and he on them while in their home.The incidents occurred over the past year.

DeJesus is charged with Sexual Assault in the First Degree, Sexual Assault in the Fourth Degree  and Risk of Injury to a Minor/Illegal Sexual  Contact.

DeJesus is being held  in lieu of $500,000 cash/surety bond.


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