From Columbia County D.A's Office:
On August 1, 2018, Honorable Richard M. Koweek sentenced Andrew Nelson to five (5) years with the New York State Department of Corrections upon his conviction of Rape in the 1st Degree. The New York State Police investigated this matter and arrested Andrew Nelson. Robert Linville represents Andrew Nelson. (SCI No. 026- 18)
Original press release:
Columbia County man arrested for Rape 1st
NEW YORK STATE POLICE Major Robert C. GregoryTroop K Commander
Columbia County, New York –
On February 23, 2018, the New York State Police from the Livingston barracks arrested Andrew Nelson, age 22, for Rape in the 1st degree, a class B felony.
Investigation by the Columbia County Child Advocacy Center determined Nelson has sexual contact with a victim less than 13 years of age.
Nelson was arraigned and released on his own recognizance.