Eastside Oswego Man Facing Felony Rape Charges

OSWEGO, NY – On Tuesday, the Oswego City Police Department received a complaint of an alleged sexual assault.

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Roderick Matott

An investigation was conducted and on Thursday, Roderick C. Matott, 56, of 112 ½ E. Oneida St., Oswego, was arrested and charged with the following:

Rape in the 1st degree- by forcible compulsion- Class B Felony
Rape in the 2nd degree, Actor more than 18 years old and victim under 15 years of age- Class D Felony.

It is alleged that over the course of several months in 2013 the defendant did engage in sexual conduct with a victim under the age of 15.

Matott was arraigned in Oswego City Court and remanded to the Oswego County Correctional Facility in lieu of $10,000 cash bail or $20,000 secured bail bond.

He  has a return court date of January 30 at 9:30 a.m.

As always, Oswego City Police are asking anyone with information regarding this or any other illegal activity to contact them at 315-342-2283.

Individuals wishing to remain anonymous may also contact the Oswego City Police Department’s tip-line at 315-342-8131, or email [email protected]