News

Monroe man free on bond, charged with sexual assault

Posted: Updated:
MONROE -

Police say a man from Monroe is free on bond after being charged with sexual assault.

According to police, Jose Perez, 39, turned himself in Friday following a 2-month investigation.

Police say Perez knew the victim, and faces numerous charges including public indecency.

The Connecticut Post reports Perez called the girl four times to ensure she would not tell anyone what he had done to her.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."