CLOSINGS: View Closings

Verona Beach man accused of raping child

37-year-old Joseph Walker of Verona Beach (Photo provided by New York State Police)

A Verona Beach man is facing felony charges after he allegedly raped a child, according to New York State Police.

Posted: Jul. 5, 2018 4:01 PM
Updated: Jul. 5, 2018 6:02 PM

A Verona Beach man is facing felony charges after he allegedly raped a child, according to New York State Police.

Joseph Walker, 37, is charged with felony second-degree rape and felony second-degree criminal sex act.

Police say Walker allegedly had sexual contact with a female child under the age of 15. The alleged incidents occurred in Oneida County from 2014-2015.

Walker was being held at the Oneida County Jail while he awaited arraignment.

The victim has been offered services through the Oneida County Child Advocacy Center.

Article Comments

Utica
Clear
17° wxIcon
Hi: 23° Lo: 2°
Feels Like: 4°
Oneonta
Overcast
17° wxIcon
Hi: 26° Lo: 8°
Feels Like: 8°
Herkimer
Clear
17° wxIcon
Hi: 24° Lo: 4°
Feels Like: 4°
Thendara
Clear
17° wxIcon
Hi: 20° Lo: -5°
Feels Like: 4°
WKTV Radar
WKTV Temperatures
WKTV Severe Weather
Click Here for A Healthier Mohawk Valley
Great California Adventure with Callihan Marshall
Golf Card on sale for only $79.99