State agents have arrested a Swansea teenager accused of performing sex acts on a toddler.
Joseph Anthony Jett, 18, of Swansea, is charged with second-degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor and lewd act on a child under the age of 16.
According to arrest warrants, Jett, was 16 years old at the time; the victim was 3.
The warrants indicate the child recently told a trained child forensic investigator with the State Law Enforcement Division about the abuse.
The alleged assault happened between the dates of July 26, 2006 and July 26, 2007, at a Swansea home.
Second degree criminal sexual conduct with a minor is a felony punishable for up to 20 years in prison.
Lewd act on a child under the age of 16 is a felony punishable up to 10 years in prison.
The child is in the care of family members.
-- From Staff Reports