East Providence man accused of sexually assaulting 13-year-old

East Providence police shared this booking phot of Steven Silva.

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — An East Providence man is accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old.

Steven Silva, 52, was arrested Monday and charged with one count of first-degree child molestation and two counts of second-degree child molestation.

In July, the victim told East Providence police that she was assaulted by Silva several years earlier.

Silva was arraigned and held without bail.

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