FAIRFIELD - Fairfield police say a Fairfield University student is facing sexual assault charges.

Joshua Delvecchio, 19, of Madison, was arrested this morning.

Police say an 18-year-old female student reported in October that she had been assaulted by a man she previously did not know.

Officers say that man was later identified as Delvecchio.

Police say he has been removed from campus pending their investigation.