Teen accused in sexual assault case appears in court

(07/16/10) BRIDGEPORT - A 17-year-old charged with a sexual assault in Bridgeport over the weekend appeared in court Friday.Police arrested Terrance Easton on July 15

(07/16/10) BRIDGEPORT - A 17-year-old charged with a sexual assault in Bridgeport over the weekend appeared in court Friday.

Police arrested Terrance Easton on July 15 in connection with a sexual assault this past Sunday. They say Easton broke into a woman's home along Monroe and Hope streets in Black Rock and sexually assaulted her.

Cops believe he's also the person responsible for another assault in the same neighborhood that took place on June 30, but are awaiting test results before charging him. Easton is being held on $1 million bond and is being charged as an adult.

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