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8-year-old charged with assaulting toddler

Posted July 8, 2009 11:36 a.m. EDT

— Police have charged an 8-year-old in an assault on a toddler.

A 2-year-old was assaulted on July 1, and following an investigation, police on Tuesday charged the 8-year-old with one count of crime against nature. No other details of the case were released.

The case will be handled by the state Department of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, police said.