Posted on Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019 at 4:36 am
Princetown, NY (April 1, 2019) – On Monday, April 1st, state police announced the arrest of a man who has been accused of sexually abusing a minor. According to law enforcement, Peter Crom, Jr., of Schenectady, was arrested following an investigation into allegations of sexual contact with a minor that occurred in the suspects’ home.
Police stated that Crom has been charged with sexual abuse of a minor, forcible touching, and endangering the welfare of a child. At this time, authorities have not reported the details of the incident or incidents for which Crom is being charged but stated that he will be arraigned in the City of Schenectady Court on Tuesday, April 2nd.
Authorities have not mentioned the gender of the victim, and neither their specific age nor identity of the victim will be released as they are currently a minor. No further information has been made available.
Sexual Abuse in New York
Before anything else, we would first like to extend our sincere sympathy to the victim of the accused, as we preserve hope for their ability to physically, mentally, and emotionally recover from their abuse. At this time, it is important to understand that, as the victim of sexual abuse in New York, you may likely have substantial rights in terms of recovering compensation for the extreme misconduct that you were wrongfully forced to endure.
At Hach & Rose, we are devoted to holding abusers liable for their deplorable and repulsive actions. Above all else, our compassionate attorneys are dedicated to providing victims with the most knowledgeable and experienced representation possible. As members of the community, we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have at this time. If you have been the victim of sexual abuse in New York, please contact our attorneys at 212-779-0057 today.
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