Albion man allegedly raped girl, 14
ALBION – The Orleans County Sheriff’s Office has charged an Albion man with sex offenses and endangering the welfare of a child.
Nicholas L. Preston, 22, of West County House Road has been charged with rape in the second degree, criminal sexual act in the third degree, and endangering the welfare of a child. Preston allegedly had unlawful contact with a 14-year-old female victim in the Town of Ridgeway, Undersheriff Chris Bourke said.
Preston was charged on Dec. 13 and arraigned before Town of Ridgeway Justice Joseph Kujawa. Preston was remanded to the Orleans County Jail in lieu of $2,500 cash or $2,500 bond for bail.
Preston was scheduled to return to the Ridgeway Town Court today at 3 p.m.
This investigation was conducted by investigator S. Brett and K. Strickland, and Sgt J. Doyle.