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3-year-old boy assaulted at D.C. daycare

Thursday - 4/19/2012, 2:46pm  ET

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The parent says the assault happened at the Zion Baptist Church on Kenilworth Avenue in northwest D.C. (Courtesy ABC 7)

WASHINGTON - A man has been arrested in a sexual assault at a daycare center in Northeast D.C.

Randolph King, 21, was arrested Thursday in Prince George's County and is currently being held in the District as a suspect in the case, sources tell WTOP.

The 3-year-old's mother says the incident happened more than a week ago in the basement of the Zion Baptist Church on Kenilworth Avenue in Northeast. The daycare center is now closed.

ABC 7 reports it took three days for the daycare center to report the incident to police.

D.C. Police could not confirm an arrest.

WTOP's Mark Segraves and Brian Drew contributed to this report.

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