Hartford police have arrested a man accused of sexually assaulting three juvenile victims, police said Sunday.
Israel Nieves, 46, was charged with three counts of first-degree sex assault and three counts of risk of injury.
Police said they began investigating one sex assault case on Oct. 18, 2016. During that investigation Nieves was identified as a suspect and police also discovered there were additional victims. On Jan. 18 police secured three arrest warrants for Nieves.
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Police said that on Thursday Nieves turned himself in to the Hartford Police Department. He is being held on a $1.3 million bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Feb. 10.
No other information was released.