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Salamanca man arrested on child sexual assault charges

Posted at 2:11 PM, Dec 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-15 14:11:36-05

OLEAN, NY (WKBW) — The Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office announced a Salamanca man has been arrested and faces multiple charges including child sexual assault.

The Sheriff's Office arrested 32-year-old Shawn Michael Sayers Sr. around 9 a.m. Friday on a sealed indictment warrant out of Cattaraugus County.

Sayers Sr. faces the following charges: predatory sexual assault, 2 counts of predatory sexual assault against a child, 2 counts of sexual conduct against a child, and rape in the first degree.

He is being held and will be transferred to Cattaraugus County Jail for further proceedings.

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