Sexual Assault

William and Mary: Custodian accused of sexual battery

William and Mary: Custodian accused of sexual battery

A 53-year-old William and Mary custodian is accused of sexually abusing a university employee, officials say.

Bruce Bartlett, of Williamsburg, was charged with sexual battery by the James City County Police Department on June 25, said William and Mary spokeswoman Erin Zagursky.

Bartlett is accused of sexually abusing a temporary university employee on June 15. The victim reported the assault on June 22, Zagursky said.

Bartlett has worked for the university's facilities management full-time since 2011. He is currently on administrative leave and banned from the campus, Zagursky said.

Barlett's case is scheduled to be heard in Williamsburg-James City County General...

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