GARDEN CITY, NY (WKBW/WABC) - A Getzville man has been arrested by police downstate for promoting a sexual performance by a child.
Detective with the Garden City Police Department in Nassau County say that 59-year-old Timothy Laskaris of Lyrae Drive in Getzville compelled a female Nassau County resident, who is a minor under the age of 16, to produce and send him a video of herself performing a sexual act.
Laskaris was arrested on Wednesday by Garden City Police at his residence.
Laskaris is being charged with Promoting a Sexual Performance by a Child, Disseminating Indecent Material to Minors and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. He is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday in Hempstead, NY.