29 year-old Jared Fruend was arrested on Saturday, September 29th for allegedly having sexual contact with two young girls, ages 4 and 5, while the parents were out of the house for a short time.

Charging documents are attached.

Deputy Missoula County Attorney Jessica Finley says Fruend was charged with two counts of felony sexual assault after the parents returned home early and found him in bed with one of the girls. Fruend fled the scene and was chased down by neighbors and held until police arrived.  He apperared in Missoula justice court Monday afternoon where he heard the charges against him.

Fruend was placed in the Missoula County jail on $100,000 bail.

Deputy Missoula County Attorney Jessica Finley