12 February 2020
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Brian Shortall
Troop C Commander
On January 30, 2020 at approximately 5:40 a.m., New York State Police at Oneonta arrested Lucian D. Decker, age 19 of New Berlin, NY for two counts of the misdemeanor of Endangering the Welfare of a Child.
Troopers were dispatched by Otsego County 911 to a reported physical domestic dispute on County Road 49 in the town of Pittsfield. When troopers arrived, the 911 caller told troopers that Decker slapped and kicked an infant. Decker is also accused of striking and kicking another victim who did not want to press charges. American Medical Response evaluated the infant on scene, the infant was not transported. Decker was arrested and arraigned and Otsego County Central Arraignment and Processing. A judge issued an order of protection to the victim.