19 July 2019
 Major Pierce V. Gallagher
 Troop F Commander


Charles Sandike

The New York State Police arrested Charles Sandike, 64 years of New Windsor, for Criminal Sexual Act 2nd Degree (felony), Sex Abuse 2nd (Sexual Contact with Individual Less Than 17 Therefore Incapable of Consent), and Endangering the Welfare of a Child (both misdemeanors). The investigation determined that Mr. Sandike engaged in a sexual act with an underage and mentally disabled victim.  Mr. Sandike was arraigned in the Town of New Windsor Court and remanded to Orange County Jail on $25,000 bail.  He has a return date of July 25, 2019.

The State Police are asking anyone who had similar interactions or knows of similar acts involving Charles Sandike, please contact the New York State Police, at 845-344-5300. This is an ongoing investigation.

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