The Southington Police Department announced the arrest of Luis M. Maldonado, 33, of Southington for sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl.
On Sept. 25, 2015, a warrant was issued after police investigated reports that Maldonado sexually assaulted a 10-year-old girl that was known to him in 2013 and 2014. Maldonado was being confined at Northern Correctional Institution in Somers, but on Oct. 8 he appeared at New Britain Superior Court. Police served the warrant for his arrest at the New Britain court.
Maldonado was charged with first degree sexual assault, fourth degree sexual assault, and three counts of risk of injury/impairing the morals of a minor. He was processed and held on a court set $750,000 bond.
The warrant was sealed at the time of the arrest, and no further details will be released.