Two people have been arrested on sexual assault and risk of injury charges following an investigation into a complaint from a child. Danbury Police say the child is now an adult.
Special Victims Unit members carried out search warrants yesterday and took two people into custody. 51-year old Kenneth Gardner was charged with sexual assault with force, three counts of sexual assault, 5 counts of sexual assault incest, 5 counts of risk of injury, conspiracy to commit sexual assault incest, criminal attempt to commit sexual assault with force and criminal attempt to commit sexual assault incest.
He was held on $750,000 bond.
51-year old Lisa Gardner was charged with conspiracy to commit sexual assault, criminal liability for sexual assault and conspiracy to commit risk of injury to a minor due to sexual contact.
She was held on $300,000 bond.