Police charge Fort Kent man for assaulting eight-year-old
FORT KENT – The Fort Kent Police Department has charged 28-year old Brad Theriault of Fort Kent with assault of an 8-year old minor at a residential dwelling.
On Friday, April 6, the juvenile’s mother called the complaint into the police station. Fort Kent Police Officer Dalen Boucher responded.
Fort Kent Police Chief Kenneth Michaud said the incident involved a “slap by the head”. The chief said the alleged assault left bruises on the child's face. The child did not go to the hospital.
The police department also issued a protection order against Theriault.