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Danbury Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Woman He Met Online, Police Say

Scott Garofalo
Scott Garofalo Photo Credit: Danbury Police Department

DANBURY, Conn. — A Danbury man turned himself in to police Monday in connection with a sexual assault, police said.

On Aug. 13, a woman told officers she had been sexually assaulted by a man she met online, police said.

The Danbury Police Department Special Victims Unit investigated the case and applied for an arrest warrant for Scott Garofalo, 31, police said.

Garofalo was charged with second-degree sexual assault, police said. He was released on a promise to appear in court on Jan. 29.

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