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Man Wanted in Connection With Attempted Sex Assaults



    Police are searching for Jermaine Kelly, who is accused of sexually assault.

    Manchester police are looking for a man suspected of attempting to sexually assault a teen and groping a female jogger.

    Police said Jermaine R. Kelly, 25, is suspected of grabbing the arm of a 15-year-old girl who was walking home during the morning hours of March 20, and pulling down her pants.

    The teen was able to fight Kelly off and run for help.

    Police said Kelly was recently arrested, accused of grabbing ta female jogger’s buttocks on Dec. 2. 

    Kelly is known to frequent Manchester, Glastonbury, East Hartford and Hartford, police said.   

    Kelly is 5-feet-10 and weighs 180 pounds.

    He has brown eyes, black hair and three tattoos on his arms.

    Police said Kelly is wanted for risk of injury to a child, fourth-degree criminal attempted sexual assault and second-degree unlawful restraint.

    A court-ordered bond is set at $50,000. 

    Anyone with information about Kelly’s whereabouts should call the Manchester Police Department at (860) 645-5500.