A registered sex offender was charged with sexually assaulting an underage girl on repeated instances on Friday in New York. The victim was sexually abused for a seven-month period in Kinderhook by Victor Dorato, 46, according to the reports by WRGB.
He was earlier arrested with charges of forcible touching and second-degree sexual abuse and after assaulting the young 14-year-old, the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office began investigating the matter. After learning of Dorato’s prior arrest, the victim contacted law enforcement and additional victims were then discovered by the Columbia County police, according to the news outlet.
Dorato had received a two- to six-year sentenced as he was convicted of first-degree sexual abuse in 1996 of an 11-year-old minor girl, Thus, following his release from prison, he was required to register as a Level 2 sex offender. He has been released on his own recognizance and now his next court date is scheduled for the 24th of November.