A man from Norwich is being accused of sexually assaulting and beating a teenager over the weekend.

Police arrested 34-year-old Edward Simpson after a 19-year-old woman reported being assaulted by him while on West Thames Street on Sunday.

He was charged with first-degree kidnapping, first-degree criminal attempt at sexual assault, third-degree sexual assault, and third-degree assault.

Police said they are investigating another sexual assault that reportedly happened on Sept. 17, at about 3 a.m.

Anyone with information should contact police at (860)886-5561.

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