BURLINGTON, Vt. – An Essex Junction man pleaded not guilty to two counts of lewd and lascivious conduct.
Robert Brooks, 75, is accused of inappropriately touching a 5-year old girl.
A judge ordered Brooks not to go into his home, when his wife is running her daycare.
“Bright Futures” is located on Bluestem Road where Brooks lives.
DCF told Local 22 & Local 44 News the daycare is still operating.
If convicted, Brooks could get up to 15 years on each count.
He is due back in court in August.