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Frankfort man sentenced to prison time for criminal sexual act against a child

36-year-old Joseph Dragotta of Frankfort (Photo provided by the Oneida County Sheriff's Office)

A Frankfort man has been sentenced to prison time for having sexual contact with a child, according to the Oneida County District Attorney’s Office.

Posted: Sep. 11, 2018 4:22 PM

A Frankfort man has been sentenced to prison time for having sexual contact with a child, according to the Oneida County District Attorney’s Office.

In Oneida County Court on Monday, 35-year-old Joseph Dragotta was sentenced to 18 years in state prison with 20 years of post-release supervision, as well as a surcharge and an order of protection.

Back in July, Dragotta pleaded guilty to first-degree criminal sexual act. He was accused of having sexual contact with a female child under the age of 13 in the city of Utica.

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