Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Allegany County: Man charged with child sex offense

As the result of an investigation, New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigations (B.C.I.) at Amity arrested John A. Wesner, age 40 of Portageville, NY, on charges of felony Course of Sexual Conduct Against a Child in the Second Degree, misdemeanor Sexual Abuse in the Second Degree and misdemeanor Endangering the Welfare of a Child. State Police Investigator Scott Cicirello said Wesner was processed and arraigned in the Town of Granger Court in front of Judge Tojek and was remanded to the Allegany County Jail in lieu of $50,000 cash bail or $100,000 bond. The arrest was the result of a joint investigation with Allegany County Child Protective Services and the Allegany County District Attorney's Office.