Fitness center owner charged in connection with alleged sexual a
Norwalk police say the proprietor of the native fitness center is accused of sexually assaulting one in every of his personal shoppers.
José Martínez, 66, is accused of sexual assault.
Police say she obtained a criticism from a lady sufferer, who needs to stay nameless, on July 28, a day after she claims she was sexually assaulted by doing a central strengthening at Calasanz Martial Arts and Health Studio.
"Throughout that session, Martinez sexually assaulted the sufferer and tried to have intercourse with the sufferer," says Norwalk police lieutenant Terry Blake. "The sufferer was capable of escape and contacted the police quickly after."
The sufferer says he has been going to the ability for 4 months.
Martinez has owned the enterprise for about 35 years, behind a number of buildings on Westport Avenue.
Police say Martinez turned himself in to an energetic court docket order in the present day.
Martinez had no feedback for Information 12 Connecticut.
Martinez should seem in court docket by the tip of the month.
The lady and her lawyer inform Information 12 Connecticut that they consider there could also be extra victims.