Friday, April 8, 2016

Bath man charged with sexual abuse of a child

On April 7, 2016, state police arrested Brett N. Swick, 36 of Bath for felony Sexual Abuse in the First Degree.  State Police Investigator Ryan Bentley said Swick's arrest stems from an incident that occurred in early April in the Town of Bath.  Swick is alleged to have subjected a person—less than thirteen years of age—to sexual contact.  He was arraigned and remanded to the Steuben County Jail in lieu of $25,000 cash or $50,000 bond. Swick is scheduled to return to court April 18th at 3:15 p.m.
The New York State Police were assisted by the Village of Bath Police Department.