Boy charged with sexual assault


NAUGATUCK — A 10-year-old Naugatuck boy is facing sexual assault charges.

The boy, whose name was not released due to his age, was charged with first-degree sexual assault Feb. 16. The boy was charged on a warrant in connection with an incident that was reported in December. Police said he forcibly assaulted another juvenile that is known to him. No further details were released.

The boy was given a court date of Feb. 29 to appear at Waterbury Juvenile Court and released to his mother.