19 February 2020

Major Michael J. Drake
Troop K Commander

Poughkeepsie, New York – On February 18, 2020, the New York State Police from the Poughkeepsie barracks arrested Eric J. Fenyes, age 46, of Sherman, CT, for Criminal Sex Act in the 2nd degree, a class D felony. 

Investigation determined Fenyes engaged in sexual conduct with a victim under fifteen-years-old at a hotel in the town of Poughkeepsie in November of 2019. 

Eric Fenyes was arraigned before the town of Pleasant Valley Court, and remanded by the Honorable Judge Sears to the Dutchess County Jail in lieu of $25,000 cash bail, $50,000 secured bond or $75,000 partially secured bond.  Fenyes is next scheduled to reappear before the town of Poughkeepsie Court on February 21, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

If anyone believes they may have information regarding any additional offenses or may be a victim of an offense committed by Fenyes, the State Police ask that you please contact Investigator Sloat at (845) 677-7375. 

All calls can be kept confidential.


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