Teen charged with sexual abuse of 3 1/2-year-old

(WXYZ) - It's a horrible crime that happened at a daycare in Sterling Heights. 

Police arrested 18-year-old Anthony Trandell, charging him with Criminal Sexual Conduct Second Degree.

Police say he sexually assaulted a 3 1/2-year-old girl.  They found out after the girl told her mother what happened. 

The assault allegedly happened in Trandell's home where his mother runs a daycare.  Trandell turned himself in yesterday. 

He has a $100,000 bond. If he bonds out he will be required to wear a GPS tether and stay away from the victim. 

The daycare is unlicensed and police have reported it to the State of Michigan.

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