SUNY Cortland Police have arrested a man in connection with a rape that occurred on campus nearly two weeks ago.
University Police arrested 21-year-old Nicholas Schaefer of Buffalo Wednesday morning. Schaefer was charged with two felony counts of criminal sexual act first-degree and one misdemeanor count of forcible touching.
Police say the alleged rape took place during the early morning hours of November 14th in a residence hall on campus. Schaefer does not attend SUNY Cortland.
Schaefer was arraigned in Cortland City Court and remanded to Cortland County Jail in lieu of $25,000 cash bail or $50,000 bond. He will reappear in Cortland City Court at a later date.
Schaefer has been banned from campus and an order of protection has been granted to the victim.