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Fayette man accused of sexually assaulting 4-year-old girl

Thursday, March 7, 2013, 12:01 a.m.

A warrant has been issued for a Springfield Township man who is accused of sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl.

State police filed charges on Monday against Melvin Ray Jones, 39, of Hawkins Hollow Road, in connection with an incident that occurred on Newport Street between September and November 2012.

Jones is charged with aggravated indecent assault and indecent assault. He is incarcerated in the Fayette County Prison on unrelated charges.

Jones will be arraigned before Connellsville District Judge Ronald Haggerty Jr.

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