Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting 15-Year-Old Girl

RUTLAND, Vt. – The Rutland Police Department arrested a man they say sexually assaulted a 15-year-old girl.

Police say on Thursday they began to investigate a complaint that Mark Robertson, 53, of Rutland, Vt., sexually assaulted the girl in a home in which he shared with her and her family.

During a search warrant, police collected numerous items of evidence they say are believed to be related to the sexual assault.

Robertson was arrested and charged with sexual assault on a minor (under 16 years of age).

He is scheduled to be arraigned on Friday.

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