Vernon man charged with sexually assaulting teen

Steven Hanson. (Vernon police)

A man from Vernon is accused of inappropriately touching a teen.

Police said they arrested Steven Hanson on Monday.

He was taken into custody after a warrant was issued.

Police said the incident happened on Aug. 18.

They said he inappropriately touched a 16-year-old victim.

No other details were released.

The incident resulted in Hanson being charged with two different counts of fourth-degree sexual assault and one count of disorderly conduct.

Hanson was released after posting a $10,000 bond.

He was given a court date of Sept. 20 in Rockville.

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