Police arrested a Murfreesboro man last week on charges he sexually assaulted a nine-year-old girl at a public library.
Officers responded to the Linebaugh Public Library on Vine Street in Murfreesboro last Wednesday.
According to the arrest report, the victim's mother confronted the man, later identified as William Young, and he fled the scene.
Young, 32, was later located at the Regal Inn and taken into custody.
He was charged with three counts of sexual battery and booked into the Rutherford County jail.
His bond was set at $150,000.
An August 21 court date has been set.