Barre man accused of sexually abusing child

BARRE, Vt. (WCAX) Police say a Barre man sexually abused a child he was babysitting.

David Lavigne, 54, faces charges of lewd and lascivious conduct with a child.

The Vermont State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigations says Lavigne was arrested today but he was not taken into custody because he was receiving medical treatment.

He's due in court next week.