A man arrested for raping a child has been released without bail in New York, thanks to Governor Cuomo and Alexia Octavio-Cortez’s bail reform law. The law passed last year and went into effect January 1st.
29 year old Lee Wagner of upstate Scott, New York was arrested for raping a 13 year old, as well as getting her high on marijuana.
An investigation into sex abuse determined that Lee was abusing the girl. Police eventually arrested Lee.
Police charged Wagner with second-degree rape, second-degree criminal sex act, second-degree criminal sale of marijuana, felonies, as well as endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor.