Binghamton man accused of sexual assault

By Conor Mooney

Binghamton man accused of sexual assault

December 11, 2013 Updated Dec 11, 2013 at 9:33 AM EDT

(WBNG Binghamton) Deputies arrested a Binghamton man they said was sexually abusing a young girl.

Members of the Broome County Sheriff's office claimed it happened in the Town of Dickinson over the course of several years.

Deputies arrested John Rogers Jr., 47, and accused him of sexually abused a female under the age of 16.

Deputies charged him with sexual abuse in the first degree, a felony.

He was arraigned in the Town of Chenango court and released on $1,000 dollars bail.

Broome County Child Protective Services and The Broome County District Attorney's office assisted in the investigation.