Man Convicted on 2020 Crime of Sexual Abuse in Elmira
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) - A man was convicted for the crime of Sexual Abuse.
The Chemung County District Attorney's Office made the announcement that Dion Derrig, 60, was convicted on a First Degree Sexual Abuse charge. The indictment stems from a sexual encounter with a minor in Elmira.
The trial began with jury selection on Monday and a guilty verdict was reached Friday.
He was also charged with Attempted Rape in the First Degree and Attempted Kidnapping in the Second Degree, but was found not guilty on these charges. For the sexual abuse charge, he faces a maximum sentence of 7 years.
Sentencing is scheduled for September 26th at 9 AM.