SHELTON — A Bridgeport man was charged Thursday with sexually assaulting four juvenile girls, police said.

Daniel S. Sanchez, 40, was charged with seven counts of first-degree sexual assault, fourth-degree sexual assault and eight counts of risk of injury to a child.

Daniel S. Sanchez, 40, of Bridgeport, Conn., was charged Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020, with seven counts of first-degree sexual assault, fourth-degree sexual assault and eight counts of risk of injury to a child. Photo: Contributed Photo / Shelton Police Department
Photo: Contributed Photo / Shelton Police Department

Daniel S. Sanchez, 40, of Bridgeport, Conn., was charged Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020, with seven counts of first-degree sexual assault, fourth-degree sexual assault and eight counts of risk of injury to a child.

Shelton Police Detective Richard Bango said an investigation began after a complaint was filed, accusing Sanchez of sexually assaulting four juvenile girls he knew.

Sanchez’s was held on a $250,000 bond.