|Arthur Tiscia, 46, of Norwalk, faces several felony charges in the sexual abuse of a 12-year-old girl in Danbury. |
Photo: Contributed / Danbury Police Department
DANBURY — One day after a city resident was charged with sexually assaulting a toddler, police charged another man with child abuse.
Arthur Tiscia, 46, of Norwalk, was arrested Wednesday on several felony charges for sexually abusing a 12-year-old girl, police said.
A day earlier, a Maple Ridge Road man was charged in the abuse of a 3-year-old girl.
|Rony Ortega, 34, of Maple Ridge Road, Danbury, is accused of sexually assaulting a 3-year-old girl.|
Tiscia, who’s being held on $250,000 bond, was charged with two counts of first-degree sexual assault, four counts of fourth-degree sexual assault and three counts each of risk of injury to a minor with sexual contact and risk of injury to a minor while impairing the morals of a child.
Authorities said the abuse took place in August.
Norwalk police took Tiscia into custody after learning of a warrant for his arrest and brought him to Danbury for processing.
Tiscia faces another felony charge for a November incident in Danbury. According to the state Judicial Branch website, he was charged with third-degree larceny and has pleaded not guilty.
|Carl Alcala, 58, of Danbury, has been charged with sexually assaulting an 8-year-old girl.|
|Danbury has a population of about 85,000|
4 pedophiles in 4 months - either the police are doing great work, or there are a lot of pedophiles in that little city.