Posted on Friday, June 21st, 2019 at 12:23 am
Lyons, NY (June 20, 2019) – State Police in Lyons announced the arrest of a man facing multiple sex charges as of Thursday, June 20th. According to authorities, 29-year-old Timmy L. Perkins, of Canandaigua, has been arrested on two counts each criminal sex act in the first degree, sexual abuse in the first degree, forcible touching, and endangering the welfare of a child.
Police have not reported on the exact nature of the abuse at this time. However, the arrest came immediately following an investigation into Perkins. The investigation was conducted by both State Police and the Wayne County Child Protective Services, which ultimately resulted in a warrant for Perkins arrest. Due to the inclusion of Wayne County CPS, it is believed that the abuse was against a minor, but authorities have not confirmed the age of the victim at this time.
Perkins was arraigned in Wayne County Court and released on his own recognizance with a court date on August 15th. No further information has been made available.
Sexual Abuse in New York
Before moving forward, we wish to express our sympathies to the victim or victims of this despicable predator as they are hopefully finding a way to recover from the abuse. It is important for child victims to understand that the recently drafted New York Child Victim’s Act allows time to make an attempt at healing before anything else. At Hach & Rose, we are unbending in our drive to hold those who commit such monstrous sexual offenses accountable for their actions. As members of the community, we firmly believe that each and every victim deserves compassionate and knowledgeable representation.
Sexual abuse in New York tragically occurs on a regular basis, and we are devoted to helping the victims of such disturbing behavior. Our sexual abuse attorneys recognize the severe trauma that so many victims have been forced to endure, 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 sexual abuse, please don’t hesitate to call us at 212-779-0057 today.
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