**Update** Released by: Det. Dwight Young/ Criminal Division
Incident # 51-15-7044
On 7/2/15, the Milford Police arrested and charged Meir Morales, 23yo of Milford, with additional charges after investigating a separate sexual assault of another female victim. The arrest concluded a week-long investigation by detectives. Investigation revealed that also between 2008 & 2010, Morales performed sexual acts with a different female victim, who was also between the ages of 7yo and 9yo when the incidents occurred at a separate residence in Milford. Morales was charged with Rape 4th Degree and Endangering the Welfare of a Child with Child as Sexual Assault Victim. Morales was arraigned and received an additional $22,000.00 unsecured bond.
Original News Release:
Incident# 51-15-5817 Date: 2008 to 2010
Released by: Det. Dwight Young/ Criminal Division
On the evening of 6/25/15 the Milford Police Department Criminal Division concluded a month-long investigation with the arrest of a 23yo Milford man. Meir Morales was charged with Rape 4th Degree (2 counts), Unlawful Sexual Contact 2nd Degree (2 counts), Endangering the Welfare of a Child with Child as Sexual Assault Victim and Sexual Solicitation. Detectives discovered that on different occasions Morales had encouraged the female victim to engage in sexual acts with him by communicating with the victim in person, through a video gaming system and through obscene drawings. The two engaged in sexual acts numerous times at two different residences between 2008 & 2010 when the victim was between the ages of 7yo and 9yo. Morales was arraigned and committed to SCI in default of $16,500.00 secured bond.