Posted on Saturday, April 27th, 2019 at 12:43 am
Grand Island, NY (April 26, 2019) – On Thursday, April 25th, a 26-year-old man pleaded guilty to engaging in a sexual act with a child on multiple occasions. Jacob Beach, 26, was arrested and charged with a class B violent felony for first-degree sexual conduct against a child.
According to authorities, Beach pleaded guilty to one count of the aforementioned charge before Erie County Court Judge Sheila A. DiTillio. According to the District Attorney’s office, Beach admitted that engaged in oral sexual conduct with a child under the age of 11-years-old on several occasions in Grand Island. The incidents of abuse were reported to have taken place between September and December 2017.
The defendant has been remanded without bail and is scheduled to be sentenced on May 28th. He faces a possible maximum of up to 25 years in prison.
Sexual Abuse in New York
Before going any further, we would, first and foremost, like to extend our sincere sympathy to the victim of this predator as we preserve hope for their ability to physically, mentally, and emotionally recover from these incidents. At this time, it is terribly 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 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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