A registered sex offender from Milford is accused of sexually assaulting a child for eight years and has been arrested.
Police said the obtained a warrant on Thursday for Loren I. Manes, 45, after investigating a report of inappropriate sexual behavior.
Police said they received a report on Dec. 15 of a juvenile making a statement about inappropriate sexual behavior with an adult male. The department’s Special Investigations Unit started investigating and they identified Manes as the suspect.
He is accused of sexually assaulting a juvenile in Milford from 2006 through the summer of 2014.
Manes was charged with four counts of risk of injury, two counts of sexual assault and two counts of first-degree sexual assault.
Police said he is a registered sex offender.
He was held on a $75,000 bond and was arraigned in Milford Superior Court on March 30. He remains in custody, according to the online court docket and no attorney is listed for him.
Manes has not issued a plea and is due back in court on March 13.