Arrest made in Fairfield lewd behavior case

FAIRFIELD - Fairfield police say they have arrested a man who engaged in lewd sexual behavior in two stores.

The incidents allegedly took place in Kohl's and Marshall's stores where police say Jean Leconte, 22, of Bridgeport, exposed himself to female victims while they were shopping. In one of the incidents, police say Leconte also masturbated.

Police have charged Leconte with fourth-degree sexual assault and public indecency in connection with the incidents.

Authorities say Leconte is also facing similar charges in Trumbull.

Fairfield police seek man accused of lewd behavior

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Max Antoine, 33, was shot and killed early 1 Family urges Stamford man's killer to surrender to police
State and local leaders kicked off a city-wide 2 Bridgeport kicks off anti-litter campaign
The state's attorney's office called Jheison Callecastro, 21, 3 Suspect in police chase appears in court
4 Neighborhood Brief for April 23
One person has been pronounced dead after an 5 Police: 1 person killed in Bridgeport shooting

advertisement | advertise on News 12


Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.