20 April 2020
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Eric L. Laughton
Troop E Commander
The New York State Police in Rochester, with the assistance with Brighton Police Department, arrests a Town of Brighton couple for the sexual abuse of a child. An investigation was initiated by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and the Internet Crimes against Children Task Force in Albany, NY after information from the internet was developed indicating the possible abuse and exploitation of a child. The State Police, with assistance of Brighton Police Department, and Monroe County CPS, was able conduct an investigation which resulted in the arrest of Rebecca L. Wilson, age 30, and James O. Young, age 51 of Brighton, NY. Ms. Wilson was charged with Course of Sexual Conduct Against a Child in the 1st degree and remanded to Monroe Jail in lieu of $30,000 cash or $50,000 secure bond, and Mr. Young was charged with Rape in the 1st degree and Course of Sexual Conduct in the 1st, degree and remanded to Monroe County Jail in lieu of $50,000 cash or $100,000.
The investigation is continuing.