Bridgeport man charged with rape of 8-year-old girl

A Bridgeport man was charged today with raping an 8-year-old girl at least 50 times over several months.

Roger Williams, 43, was arrested yesterday at a restaurant in Westport where he was working. According to officials, the victim informed them that Williams, a family friend, would attack her before taking her to school in the morning, and then again when he picked her up.

Williams is being held on $250,000 bond.

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