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Fairfield Police Charge Man With Public Indecency, Again

This is not the first time Bridgeport resident Jean Yves Leconte, 25, has been charged with public exposure in Fairfield.
This is not the first time Bridgeport resident Jean Yves Leconte, 25, has been charged with public exposure in Fairfield. Photo Credit: Fairfield Police Department

FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The Fairfield police were called to the TJ Maxx on Friday afternoon after a woman said a man had sexually assaulted her, police said.

According to the police report, a female shopper reported that she felt something brush up against her while she was shopping. When she turned around, she saw a young black man masturbating near her, police said.

Police charged Jean Yves Leconte, 25, of Bridgeport, with breach of peace, public indecency, obscenity and fourth-degree sexual assault.

This was not Leconte's first arrest on such charges in Fairifleld, police said. He was charged in May with masturbating in public at Kohl's . In 2010, police arrested Leconte at his home on several charges of public exposure .

In the most recent incident, Leconte was held on $10,000 bond and released with a court date of Sept. 9 at Bridgeport Superior Court.

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