FAIRFIELD - A Bridgeport man is facing sex assault charges after police say he was caught masturbating in a Fairfield department store.
Officers arrested Jean Leconte at the T.J. Maxx in Fairfield on Friday.
A female shopper told police she felt someone brush up against her, then turned around and saw Leconte masturbating.
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They say Leconte had been arrested in 2010 on similar charges in two incidents.
In those cases, he was sentenced to probation and ordered to get mental health treatment.