A 73-year-old Fairfield man is being charged with sexually assaulting a teenage boy more than a dozen times. Police say the alleged crimes happened over four years. They say an alert parent tipped off police. According to officials, the man, Robert Purcell, denies the charges. However, police say a voluntary interview and evidence proves Purcell assaulted the minor. Police say Purcell knows the...

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