Police investigate reported sexual assault of minor in Barrington

By News Staff


Barrington Police are investigating an alleged sexual assault of an 11-year-old girl.

Police say it happened in early October near the bike path on the Barrington/East Providence town line.

The Chief tells ABC6 News they believe the teenage suspect knows the girl and that this act is not random. He says no arrests have been made yet, but that the investigation is ongoing.

The suspect is expected to face felony charges for first degree child molestation.

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