Posted on Tuesday, June 11th, 2019 at 12:51 am
Poughkeepsie, NY (June 10, 2019) – Police have recently announced the arrest of a man who has been charged with child pornography. According to authorities, Sean M. Elmendorf, 27, of Poughkeepsie, was arrested on charges of possessing a sexual performance by a child, which is a class E felony.
The arrest of Elmendorf came following a search warrant that was executed on June 3rd. The warrant was the result of an investigation conducted by the Troop K Computer Crimes Unit with the assistance of the Poughkeepsie Bureau of Criminal Investigation. The search warrant also turned up illegal firearms in the possession of two other people at the same residence.
Elmendorf was arrested and arraigned in the City of Poughkeepsie Court. He has been remanded to jail $7,500 cash bail or $15,000 bond. He is due back in court on Monday, June 10th.
New York Child Victim’s Act
First and foremost, we would like to express our most genuine sympathies for the victims of child pornography who are tragically exploited on a daily basis. In cases involving children, it is essential for family members and victims to understand that the recently drafted New York Child Victim’s Act allows victims of child sex abuse time to make an attempt at healing before taking legal action. At Hach & Rose, we are fixed in our drive to hold those who commit sexual offenses liable for their unforgivable behaviors, and we believe that every child victim deserves the most compassionate representation possible.
Sexual abuse in New York sadly occurs all-too-often, and we are devoted to helping the victims of such horrific acts. Our sympathetic sexual abuse attorneys recognize the severe trauma that so many victims have been forced to bear, and we are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have at this time. If you or a loved one has been the victim of child sexual abuse, please don’t hesitate to call us at 212-779-0057 today.
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