Cortland Man Accused of Sexually Abusing Six Year Old Child
A Cortland man is facing felony sex abuse charges in the Village of Homer, he's accused of having sexual contact with a child.
Homer Village Police have charged 20 year old Nicholas Carew of Crandall Street Cortland with sex abuse in the 1st degree and criminal sex act in the 1st degree.
Carew was arrested Today following a lengthy investigation that started late in 2013.
Homer Police say Carew is accused of having inappropriate sexual contact with a 6 year old girl at an undisclosed location in the village.
Police say contact took place when the child was being cared for by a mutual friend of Carew and child's parents.
In addition to the abuse charges Carew is also charged with a misdemeanor count of endangering the welfare of a child, he was arraigned in the Town of Homer Court and remanded to the Cortland County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash / $20,000 bond.
Carew is due back in Court on April 1st.