A Fort Drum man living in Watertown was jailed without bail Thursday on allegations that over a two-year period he raped a girl under age 11, according to documents filed in Watertown City Court.
Duane A. Bault, 40, of 163 Breen Ave., is charged with predatory sexual assault against a child. As defined by state penal law, the charge involves committing first-degree rape, first-degree criminal sexual act and first-degree aggravated sexual abuse against a child under age 13.
The court file indicates his conduct was upon a child under age 11 and occurred in the city between Aug. 13, 2004, and July 1, 2006.
The charge is an A-II felony, which, with a conviction, carries a possible prison sentence of up to life.