An Elmira man was arrested on a warrant and charged with over thirteen crimes.
James D. Farmer, 19, was arrested on April 23, upon the order of a Chemung County Superior Court Warrant.
Farmer was charged with the following crimes:
1 count of Rape 1st degree
7 counts of Criminal Sexual Act 1st, – Forcible Compulsion
5 counts of Criminal Sexual Act 1st. – Victim under 11 years of age.
The arrest is the result of a two-year investigation initiated in 2017 with offenses dating back to 2015.
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