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Police: Man Broke Into House, Sexually Assaulted Young Girl

Investigators say the suspect fled after an adult living in the Portland, Maine, home entered the young victim's room.

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    (Published Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014)

    Police in Portland, Maine, are advising people in the Bayside neighborhood to be on alert after a man broke into a house and sexually assaulted a young girl.

    According to police, the burglary and assault happened at 3 a.m. last Sunday. When an adult living in the home went into the girl's room, they say, the man fled.

    Investigators say they are now looking for 25-year-old Julian Soto as a person of interest in the case. He lives in the neighborhood and police want to ask him some questions.

    At this point, they are not calling him a suspect.

    Police have told neighbors to keep their doors and windows locked as a precaution, but they also believe this was likely an isolated incident.

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