Morristown, NY – 22-Year-Old Man Arrested for Attempted Rape
Morristown, NY (April 3, 2019) – On Monday, April 1st, state police charged 22-year-old Gaige D. Miller, of 798 Scotch Settlement Road, Gouverneur, with attempted rape and attempted criminal sex act toward an underage girl. Miller was reported to have solicited sex from a girl under the age of 13 via the use of social media, according to authorities.
Police have not reported the details of Miller’s offenses but did state that he is also being charged with endangering the welfare of a child, as well as first-degree disseminating indecent material to a minor. Miller was arraigned and immediately transported to St. Lawrence County Jail in Canton on $30,000 bond or $15,000 cash bail.
Authorities reported that Miller is scheduled to appear in court again on Monday, April 15th, and an order of protection has been put in place at this time. No further information has been made immediately available.
Sexual Abuse in New York
Before anything else, we would, first and foremost, like to extend our sincere sympathy to the victim of the accused, as we maintain hope for their ability to mentally and emotionally recover from this incident. At this time, it is important to understand that, as victims of sexual abuse in New York, you likely have significant rights in terms of recovering compensation for the misconduct that you may have endured.
At Hach & Rose, we are dedicated to holding abusers accountable for their inexcusable and abhorrent actions. Above all else, our compassionate attorneys are committed 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 of any kind, please do not hesitate to contact our attorneys at 212-779-0057 today.
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