Watertown teen accused of sexually abusing 10-year-old girl, police say

WATERTOWN, NY — Devon M. Paul, 17, of 22662 Lewis St., Watertown, was charged by Watertown police at 8:05 a.m. Monday, May 13, at the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building with sexual abuse and criminal sex act, both felonies.

He accused of touching the vaginal area of a 10-year-old girl at about 3 p.m. April 24 at a residence in the city, according to court documents. He is also accused of engaging in oral sex with the girl at about 6 p.m. April 24 at the same home, police said.

He was held for arraignment Monday morning in City Court.