Newbury resident Jordan Schettini charged with felony aggravated sexual assault on a victim under the age of 13

Vermont State Police responded to a Newbury home Sunday morning after a receiving a report that a male suspect had been caught molesting an eight-year-old girl in her bedroom. Newbury resident Jordan Schettini, 39, has now been charged with felony aggravated sexual assault on a victim under the age of 13 and repeated sexual assault of a child. Schettini was arrested at the scene and lodged at Northeast Correctional Complex in St. Johnsbury. He pleaded not guilty to the charges at an out-of-county arraignment in Caledonia Superior Court on Monday and was ordered held without bail by Judge Justin Jiron. State police say Schettini admitted to having inappropriate contact with the girl. State police said they were called to the scene by a witness who reported walking into the room while the alleged incident was happening. According to court documents, Schettini was later found by police laying in a gully next to a river with a gun in one hand and a cell phone in the other. The case will now proceed in Orange County Superior Court. Schettini faces a possible sentence of up to life in prison if convicted.

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