PELHAM, N.H. -- Two men are being charged in connection with the sexual assault of a victim under 16 years old.
At 2 p.m. on Friday, Pelham police arrested Richard Santoro, 22, of Andover, and Darrin Perrault, 27, of Haverhill, in regards to a sexual-assault investigation. Warrants had been issued for both men.
Santoro is being charged with sexual assault and person required to report (Child Protection Act). Perrault is being charged with felonious sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child.
The assault took place in Pelham over the last few months, and the victim was under 16, according to police.
Police could not comment on whether the victim and suspects knew each another before the alleged incident.
Both men were booked at the Pelham Police Station and are being held pending a bail commissioner.
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