Mexico Teen Arrested On Rape Charge

MEXICO – State Police charged Dakota L. Bertges, 19, from 44 State Route 104B Mexico, with Rape 1st degree, a class B felony.

Dakota L. Bertges
Dakota L. Bertges

On Wednesday (February 22), Troopers and investigators with the State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation in Hastings were called to a sexual abuse complaint in Parish.

Subsequent to investigation, Bertges was charged with Rape 1st Degree for allegedly having sexual intercourse with a victim under 13 years old.

Bertges was arraigned in the Town of Parish and remanded to the Oswego County Justice Center in lieu of $25,000 cash bail or $50,000 secure bond.

He is scheduled to return to court on February 28.