Milford man being held on aggravated sex assault charges

MILFORD – A 61-year-old Milford man is in jail, charged with allegedly sexually assaulting a young girl over a period of five years.

John R. Servant, of 111 Old Brookline Road, is charged with three counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault, a Class A felony.

According to police, Servant had sex with the victim, who is now 15, multiple times between Jan. 1, 2009, and Dec. 31, 2013.

Servant was jailed in lieu of $75,000 cash bail and is due in Milford court for a probable cause hearing on Monday, Feb. 10.

– KATHY CLEVELAND