UTICA, N.Y. – The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a Marcy man accused of raping a girl under the age of 15.
Francesco Affatigato, 29, is charged with second-degree rape.
According to the Oneida County Child Advocacy Center (CAC), someone reported the incident to the Utica Police Department on July 30, claiming the crime happened on July 3 in Utica.
After an investigation by the CAC, Affatigato was arrested and charged on Wednesday, Aug. 12.
Affatigato was arraigned and remanded to the Oneida Correctional Facility on $5,000 cash bail or bond. He has since been released.
An order of protection was issued against Affatigato on the victim’s behalf.