An Oswego man was arrested Sept. 6 and charged with a felony count of sex abuse.

Oswego County Sheriff’s deputies said Benjamin C. Thompson, 21, of East Bridge Street, Oswego, was charged with a felony count of sex abuse and misdemeanor counts of endangering the welfare of a child and forcible touching after an investigation of a sex offense reported Aug. 8.

Thompson was arraigned in Palermo Town Court and sent to the Oswego County jail in lieu of $2,500 cash or $5,000 bond.

He will appear in Scriba Town Court Sept. 19.

Johnson Newspapers 7.1

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