West Rutland man charged with sexually assaulting child

RUTLAND, Vt. (WCAX) A 37-year-old West Rutland man will be in court Thursday for allegedly sexually assaulting a child and for having child pornography.

David Hughes

David Hughes, 37, of West Rutland is charged aggravated sexual assault of a child, lewd and lascivious conduct with a child, promoting a recording of sexual conduct involving a child and possession of child pornography.

Investigators say Hughes engaged in a sexual act with a child who is under the age of 16 and possessed child pornography.