Man facing charges for assaulting child he cared for at Milford youth facility

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MILFORD — A New Haven man is facing charges after police said he assaulted a child that he was caring for while working at a youth facility in Milford.

Aaron Virgo, 37, was arrested Thursday and charged with assault and risk of injury to a minor.

Virgo was an employee at Boys and Girls Village, a center that provides treatment, housing  and education to at-risk youth and children with special education needs.

Police say the incident happened in January.

He was released on a promise to appear in court on August 11.