Posted on Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 at 10:40 pm
Warrensburg, NY (May 15, 2019) – A 59-year-old man has been arrested for the sexual abuse of a minor, according to authorities. Police announced the arrest of Dean Ackley, 59, of Warrensburg, on Tuesday, May 14th for allegedly having sexual contact with a 15-year-old child who he was reported to have known prior to the abuse.
Investigators stated that Ackley sexually abused the victim on May 13th at an unspecified location. According to authorities, Ackley is also accused of engaging in sexual contact with the same victim when the child was 14-years-old back in August 2018. Police have not elaborated on the details of the allegations against Ackley at this time.
Authorities reported that Ackley was arrested and has been charged with a criminal sexual act, as well as two counts of sexual abuse. Ackley was released on $5,000 bail after being arraigned on Wednesday, May 15th.
Sexual Abuse in New York
First and foremost, we would like to offer our sincerest sympathies to the victim of this despicable predator as we maintain hope for their ability to physically, emotionally, and mentally recover from the abuse. It is terribly important to understand that, as the victim of sexual abuse in New York, you may likely have very 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 sexual abusers accountable for their atrocious and appalling actions. Our compassionate attorneys are unconditionally 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 sexual abuse attorneys at 212-779-0057 today.
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