Man charged with sexual abuse: police

ST. JOHNSVILLE – A man was arrested recently for performing oral sex on a 14-year-old, according to state police.

Robert Madsen, 47, of Kringsbush Road, St. Johnsville, was charged Feb. 25 on two counts of second-degree criminal sex act, one count of third-degree sexual abuse and three counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

According to state police Investigator Wayne Matice, troopers learned about the oral sex after a friend of the victim reported what was going on. Troopers followed up on the accusations and charged Madsen, he said.

Madsen was arraigned in Town Court and sent to the Montgomery County Correctional Facility in lieu of $25,000 cash bail or $50,000 bond.

Madsen was in the Montgomery County Correctional Facility this morning.

Matice said more victims could be involved, and the investigation is ongoing.