STOCKTON SPRINGS  — A Stockton Springs man has been accused of sexually assaulting a teenage female relative.

Police say 35-year-old Colan Ginn is being held on $25,000 cash bail following his arrest Monday on three counts of gross sexual assault and three counts of unlawful sexual contact.

Authorities say Ginn sexually assaulted the 14-year-old girl on several occasions over the last year.

Chief Deputy Jeff Trafton tells the Bangor Daily News that investigators spoke with Ginn after receiving a referral from the Maine Department of Health and Human Services.

The teenager told police the alleged assaults had happened several times over the last year.

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