Child Rape Charge for Wyatt Correctional Officer

Pawtucket Police have revealed in a recent report that a correctional officer at the Donald W. Wyatt Detention Center has been accused of sexually assaulting a child.

Police have charged Kevin R. Allard, 37, of 408 Armistice Boulevard in Pawtucket, with seven counts of first-degree child molestation on a child under 14 years old.

Police say the assaults began on January 18.

ABC6 News is investigating and will post new details as they become available.