New Jersey man wanted for sex assault of 3-year-old Abilene boy arrested in Kansas

Brian Anthony Catania

A New Jersey man wanted for aggravated sex assault of a 3-year-old Abilene boy was arrested in Kansas.

Brian Catania, 36, was arrested Saturday in Topeka. He is now in the Taylor County Jail on $76,000 bond.

According to court documents, the victim's mother said Catania "touched her son's private area."

The alleged incident happened in February.

The victim's mom said when she confronted Catania, "he took a knife and cut himself on his arms for attention."

Catania was previously featured on "Abilene's Wanted Criminals."

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