Milton, NY (March 21, 2019) – On Thursday, March 21st, police arrested a Syracuse man who has been accused of driving to the town of Milton in order to engage in sexual contact with a minor who he met on Tinder. Francis Turzyn, 35, is currently being charged with sexual abuse, trespassing, criminal possession of a weapon, assault, and endangering the welfare of a child, according to authorities.
Investigators who were reported to have worked on the case stated that Turzyn was arrested after he met with a 13-year-old girl he allegedly met on Tinder. Turzyn was reported to have engaged in an illegal sexual act with the minor, as well as assaulting her. The incident was reported shortly after it occurred and Turzyn was immediately arrested.
Police stated that the suspect has been arraigned and transported to Saratoga County Jail, where he is being held on $3,000 bail. No further information concerning this incident has been made available at this time.
Before moving forward, we would, first and foremost, like to offer our sincerest sympathies to the victim of the accused, as we maintain hope for her ability to physically, mentally, and emotionally recover from this incident. At this time, it is essential to understand that, as the victim of sexual abuse in New York, you may very likely have substantial rights in terms of recovering financial compensation for the atrocious misconduct that you suffered.
At Hach & Rose, we are devoted to holding abusers responsible for their deplorable actions. Above all else, our compassionate attorneys are dedicated to providing victims with the most knowledgeable and experienced representation possible. As fellow members of the community, we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have at this time. If you or a loved one have been the victim of sexual abuse in New York, please don’t hesitate to contact our attorneys at 212-779-0057 today.
Note: Secondary sources were used to create this piece and, because of this, the information included has not been independently verified. If you notice a factual issue with our posting, please bring it to our attention and we will correct or remove it as soon as possible.
Disclaimer: Our intent in these posts it to bring attention to the dangers members in our community face and to encourage caution. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice, and we urge you to contact a trained legal professional for more information regarding your specific situation.
Hach & Rose, LLP, 112 Madison Ave,
10th Floor, New York, NY 10016