Gates Police arrested and charged 49-year-old Michael Evans for allegedly having sexual contact with a four-year-old girl in August 2015.

A Gates man has been arrested after he allegedly had sexual contact with a four-year-old girl.

On April 21, Gates Police arrested and charged 49-year-old Michael Evans for allegedly having sexual contact with the girl in August 2015.

Evans is charged with sexual abuse in the first degree.

Gates Police says the investigation is ongoing. The Bivona Child Advocacy Center is assisting in the investigation.

Evans was arraigned and remanded to Monroe County Jail. He is set to return to court on Thursday.