Teen had sex with 14-year-old: deputies

PALATINE – Montgomery?County sheriff’s deputies said a Herkimer teenager was arrested for having sexual intercourse with a 14-year-old.

Travis Steven James Young, 17, of 241 S. Washington St., Herkimer, was charged Friday with sexual misconduct and endangering the welfare of a child.

Deputies said Young was arrested after an investigation found he was having sexual intercourse with a 14-year-old girl. Young confessed to having sexual intercourse with the girl, deputies said.

Young was arraigned in Town Court and sent to the Montgomery County Correctional Facility in lieu of $500 cash bail.