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Man Wanted By Dedham Police Charged With Assaulting A Child

DEDHAM (CBS) - A man from Hyde Park has been arrested after police released surveillance photos, saying he attacked a child.

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Dedham police are looking for this man in connection with an attack on a child. (WBZ-TV)

The 40-year-old man, whose name was not released, is being charged with indecent assault and battery on a child under 14 and lewd and lascivious conduct.

Dedham police tweeted out news of his arrest Thursday.

According to police, no one was hurt in the assault, which happened in the area of High and Bussey streets in early August. Police said at the time they did not think the man knew the child.

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