A Shelton man is accused of bribing a 12-year-old girl with gifts and money in order to sexually assault her, police said.
Adam Besaw, 38, was charged with first-degree sexual assault, two counts of second-degree sexual assault and four counts of risk of injury and impairing the morals of a minor and coercion, according to Shelton Police.
A family friend of the victim told police that the young girl had been sexually assaulted by Besaw when she was 12 years old, Shelton Police said.
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The girl told police that Besaw bribed her with gifts and money dating back to 2014, according to police.
Besaw's bond was set at $250,000.