A Keene man has been arrested on a charge alleging he sexually assaulted a child, according to Keene police.

Christopher Burns, 26, was charged with felonious sexual assault, the Keene Police Department said in a news release. He is accused of sexually assaulting someone between 13 and 16 years old, the release said.

The release does not give any other details on the allegations.

Burns was transported to the Cheshire County jail and is due to be arraigned Thursday, the release said.

Paul Cuno-Booth can be reached at 352-1234, extension 1409, or pbooth@keenesentinel.com. Follow him on Twitter @PCunoBoothKS