SHARON – A Sharon man is accused of performing sex acts on a 3-year-old girl.

Jason M. Barrett, 18, of 453 Morton St., Sharon, was charged with indecent assault of a person less than 13 after admitting to police that he put his hands down a 3-year-old’s diaper on multiple occasions.

Police arranged for a forensic interview with the victim who said Barrett was hurting her down there, police said.

Barrett also admitted to violating the toddler, police said.

He said he did not know why he did it, according to police.

Barrett was arraigned in front of District Judge Dennis M. Songer in Sharon and released on unsecured bail. 

A preliminary hearing is set for Thursday in Songer’s court. 

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