VILLAGE OF LOWVILLE — A Lewis County teenager is accused of having sex with another underage teen.
Sheriff’s deputies said the 19-year-old had sex with another teen under the age of 17 in Lowville in 2018. The teen was investigated by both the Sheriff’s Office and Village Police, and he was taken into custody on Tuesday.
Authorities said the teen, whose identity was not released, is charged with one count each of second and third-degree rape and endangering the welfare of a child. He was arraigned in Village Court and was released to the Probation Department.