Teen charged with rape, endangering welfare of child, but identity not released by sheriff’s office

The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of an 18-year-old on rape and endangering the welfare of a child charges after an investigation.

Deputies and investigators arrested an 18-year-old male after a sexual assault in the town of Urbana. The victim was under 15 years old, according to investigators.




The suspect, who was not identified, was taken into custody on felony charges and released on an appearance ticket.

No other information was released by the Sheriff’s Office.

FingerLakes1.com has followed up with the sheriff’s office on the identity of the suspect. While it was not included in the press release, it did detail that the 18-year-old was processed in centralized arraignment.


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