City man accused of molesting girl, 14
Herbert Brown, 43, has been charged with sexual abuse, forcible touching and endangering the welfare of a child.
A 43-yearold man has been charged with sexually abusing a 14-year- old girl in the city, the Ulster County District Attorney’s Office said Friday.
Herbert Brown, of Belvedere Street, Kingston, was arrested Jan. 3 by i nvestigators f rom the Ulster County Family and Child Advocacy Center, according to a press release f rom Distr ic t Attorney Hol l ey Carnright.
Brown was charged with t he misdemeanors of sexual abuse, forcible t ouching and endangering t he welfare of a child, the release stated.
An investigation found Brown engaged the alleged victim in sexual conduct on at least one occasion, the prosecutor’s office said.
Brown was arraigned in Kingston City Court and sent to the Ulster County Jail in l ieu of $5,000 bail, and an order of protection was issued on behalf of the alleged victim.
The Ulster County Family and Child Advocacy Center comprises members of the Ulster County District Attorney’s Office, the Ul- ster County Sh e r - iff ’s Office, s t at e po - lice and Ulster County Child Protective Services.