North Kingstown man charged with trying to molest young girl

By News Staff

A North Kingstown man is under arrested charge with attempting to sexually molest a 9-year-old girl at his home.

Police say Joseph Migneault, 45, of 193 Yorktown Road, is accused of trying to molest the girl Tuesday.

Migneault was taken into custody Wednesday after an investigation and charged with Assault with Intent to Commit Specified Felonies.

He was arraigned and released on $10,000 personal recognizance and ordered not to have any contact with anyone under the age of 18.

Migneault is due back in court November 25th.

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