Acting Major R. Christopher West
Troop G Commander
On June 11, 2020, State Police in Fonda, with the assistance of the Troop G Computer Crimes Unit, and the Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce, arrested 28-year-old Elliot S. Thomas of Fultonville, for Promoting a Sexual Performance by a Child (D felony) and Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child (E felony).
Thomas is accused of possessing and promoting images consistent with child sexual exploitation via the internet. He was taken into custody after the execution of a search warrant at his residence.
Thomas was issued an appearance ticket and is due in Glen Town Court on July 6, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.
The investigation stemmed from a cyber tip received by the New York State Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.