Catskill, NY (February 28, 2019) – New York State Police have arrested and charged 52-year-old Trevor H. Keller, of Saugerties, with the class-E felony of Possessing an Obscene Sexual Performance by a Child. Police stated that the arrest had been made around 11:00 a.m. on Thursday morning, February 27, after the execution of a search warrant.
According to authorities, the warrant was a result of an investigation that had been launched two weeks earlier by State Police. While details concerning the reason for the investigation have not been released at this time, police executed the warrant and arrested Keller at 159 Jefferson Heights, suite A202, in the town of Catskill.
Police were reported to have been assisted by the Greene County District Attorney’s Office during their investigation into the misconduct. Keller has been remanded to the Greene County Jail on $15,000 bail or $30,000 bond. The investigation into this incident is ongoing at this time.
There is nearly nothing as deplorable as the sexual exploitation of a human being, specifically a child, and it is important to realize that cases involving child pornography are directly contributing the abuse of a child, regardless of whether or not the guilty party has assaulted a child themselves. We would like to take this time to extend our sympathies to the exploited child, as we maintain hope for their physical, emotional, and mental recovery.
Sexual abuse in New York is likely more common that the vast majority of us would like to believe, and it is important to know that if you or a loved one have been the victim of child pornography, you likely have very serious rights at this time. As members of the community, out sexual abuse attorneys at Hach & Rose are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you have at this time. If you or your child have been exploited and harmed in any way by the despicable actions of another party, please call 212-779-0057 today.
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