An 8-year old girl was attacked twice in Falls Church on Friday and a 14-year-old boy was arrested and charged in the incidents, authorities said.
The girl told police that the first incident was interrupted by an adult, and her attacker fled. But then she said, he returned and attacked her again.
Police said the assaults occurred during a community event Friday evening in Cherry Hill Park on Park Avenue.
The 14-year-old was charged with two counts of abduction, one count of sexual assault and one count of simple assault, according to the Falls Church city government.