Anacortes, WA – The Anacortes Police Department responded to a reported sexual assault of a juvenile female around 11:00 p.m. on May 29th, 2017.
According to a probable cause affidavit of arrest, a 48-year old man was booked into the Skagit County Jail for Investigation of sexually assaulting a 9-year old female at his residence.
The mother had awoken to find the man, who is known to her, inappropriately touching her daughter. The woman then contacted 9-1-1 and the man was taken into custody.
The child was transported to the hospital for treatment.
The man was booked into the Skagit County Jail on an investigative hold for Child Molestation 1st Degree. The man has since been released from jail pending his next court appearance.
Skagit Breaking it not naming the man to protect the identity of the victim.