15 August 2019
Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander


On August 14, 2019, the New York State Police, SP Clarence, arrested Jonathan R. Armstrong, age 36, of Amherst, NY for Public Lewdness 1st Degree.

An investigation revealed that Armstrong drove up to the victim, who was running near the Eastern Hills Mall in Williamsville, and asked for directions. The victim noticed during the conversation that Armstrong had exposed himself.

Armstrong was arrested and arraigned at the Clarence Town Court, and was released on his own recognizance.

Further investigation determined that Amstrong, who is a registered level 1 sex offender, was also recently arrested by the town of Amherst Police Department for Public Lewdness, and is on federal probation for possession of child pornography.

If anyone has any additional information concerning this case, please contact the New York State Police – Batavia at 585-344-6200.   


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