Man Arrested for Allegedly Sexually Assaulting a Young Girl

Morgan Cunningham
January 10, 2020 - 5:49 am
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Fairfield Police Department


FAIRFIELD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ A man accused of sexually assaulting a 9-year-old girl turns himself into Fairfield Police.

Police say 77-year-old Dino Carlo Gioia has been charged with third degree sexual assault, risk of injury to a minor, second degree unlawful restraint, and breach of peace.

An investigation began on December 24th, 2019 around 5 p.m. when the juvenile's parent reported he allegedly touched their daughter who was visiting a grandparent at Regal Care of Southport.

Gioia was processed and transported to Bridgeport Superior Court for arraignment.