Parish Teen Charged With Rape


OSWEGO – On Nov. 13, at 4:16 p.m., Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Owen M. Taylor, 16, of 207 Crosby Road, Bldg. 38, Parish, for first-degree rape, a class B felony; first-degree criminal sex act, a class B felony and Endangering the Welfare of a Child, a class A misdemeanor.

The arrest stems from the investigation into an incident that occurred sometime in the summer months of 2016 at a residence in the town of Parish.

He allegedly held the victim down and engaged in sexual intercourse with the victim being less than 13 years of age.

Taylor was arraigned in the Town of Scriba Court by Hon. Judge Adkins and remanded to the OCJ in lieu of $15,000 cash or $30,000 bond.

He is to return to Parish Town Court on Nov. 22.