East Haven Police have arrested a local man for sexually assaulting a 13 year-old girl.
Joseph Hutchinson, 24, was arrested on Sunday, Feb. 16 after family members of the victim reported that Hutchinson had assaulted their daughter the previous day.
Hutchinson was arrested without incident and carged with sexual assault and risk of injury to a minor. Hutchinson also had three active arrest warrents for violation of probation. He was held on bonds totaling $275,000 and was scheduled to appear in court on Feb. 18.
Through investigations, police believe that there may be additional victims.
If anyone has additional information regarding this case or similar incidents that are asked to contact the East Haven Police Department at 203-468-3820 or 203-468-3827. Information can be given anonymously by phone or via the police department's website, www.easthavenpolice.com