Hamden man accused of sexually assaulting 2 children

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HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH)- Police have arrested a man accused of sexually assaulting two young victims under the age of 12. In February, Hamden Police received the complaint of a sexual assault involving 2 young victims. The investigation revealed that Brian Mayo sexually assaulted the victims multiple times for several years. Furthermore, he allowed the victims to view pornography on the computer. In addition, he threatened to kill the juveniles if they told their mother.

Detective Angelo DeLieto conducted an extensive investigation which led to the application of an arrest warrant for Brian Mayo. Mayo fled to New York and on April 6th Detective Raymond Quinn, who is assigned to the United States Marshal Service Fugitive Task Force, assisted other task force members, who arrested Mayo in Staten Island, New York. NYPD officers also participated in the arrest. Mayo, who waived extradition, was transported to Hamden Police Headquarters on May 1st.

Hamden Police arrested Brian Mayo, 28, of Hamden. He was charged with 2 counts of Sexual Assault in the 1st Degree, 2 counts of Risk of Injury to a Minor and 2 counts of Threatening. Mayo, who was detained on a $300,000.00 bond, is scheduled to appear in court in Meriden on May 4th.

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