An East Haven man is accused of sexually assaulting a young family member.
Police arrested 31-year-old Christian Lorig Tuesday.
According to police, on July 31 a parent reported that Lorig sexually assaulted her child. According to the parent, her child came to her and described sexual encounters with Lorig.
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Investigators believe Lorig sexually assaulted the juvenile family member several times going back several years. He also has a pending case involving the alleged sexual assault of a different family member.
Lorig was charged with first-degree assault, risk of injury to a minor, and fourth-degree sexual assault. He was held on a $75,000 bond and is due in court Wednesday.