Local police yesterday (June 10) reported two more cases of child sex abuse in Cortland and Tompkins Counties.
Cortland Police arrested 26-year-old Rashon Martin of New York, NY, on Saturday morning following a four-month investigation into allegations that he engaged in sexual conduct with a 12-year-old girl at a Church Street residence in Cortland.
He was remanded to jail in lieu of $5,000.00 cash bail or $10,000.00 bond and was set to reappear yesterday.
Meanwhile, to our southwest, Ithaca Police arrested 20-year-old Hubert Carrasquillo, from Ithaca, on Wednesday (June 5) morning for reportedly engaging in oral sex with a person less than 13-years-old.
That incident reportedly occurred on October 31, 2018, in the West Village Apartment Complex on Chestnut Street in Ithaca.
Carrasquillo was arraigned with counsel and released on his own recognizance.