KILLINGWORTH — Police have arrested a 74-year-old man following a sexual assault investigation.
Connecticut State Police said they arrested Steven Azzaro Tuesday, following a sexual assault investigation that began back in March.
State police said it is alleged that Azzaro repeatedly molested a minor female while she visited his home in Killingworth and was under his care. State police said the abuse reportedly occurred between 2007-12.
Azzaro has been charged with sexual assault in the first degree, sexual assault in the third degree and risk of injury to a child.
He was released on a $100,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in court on September 21.