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Babysitter arrested for sexually assaulting Chesterfield child; police fear additional victims

Posted at 3:17 PM, May 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-13 18:27:04-04

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – Chesterfield Police arrested a man for sexually assaulting a 7-year-old boy. Police said 40-year-old Robin M. Thomas was babysitting the child when he inappropriately touched him on several occasions.

“The investigation continued after Thomas' arrest and, at this point, detectives believe Thomas may have additional victims,” a Chesterfield Police spokesperson said.

Thomas was charged with three counts of aggravated sexual battery and three counts of taking indecent liberties with a child.

Anyone with information was asked to call Chesterfield Police at 804-748-1251.