14-year-old charged in sexual assault of 6-year-old at park

6-year-old sexually assaulted at Madison park, police say

A 14-year-old was charged with the sexual assault of a 6-year-old girl this week at a Madison park, police said.

Madison police said the Madison teen was taken into custody Thursday night.

The girl was at the park shortly before 9 p.m. Tuesday when a stranger approached her and a friend, then isolated the girl from her friend and sexually assaulted her, police said.

Police said witness descriptions and surveillance video helped detectives identify the suspected assailant.

The 14-year-old is tentatively charged with first-degree sexual assault and child enticement.