Oswego County Sheriff’s Office
William A. Bates-Congdon, 49, of 6519 Sadler Rd., Waxhaw, NC, was arrested at the Oswego County Correctional Facility and charged with two counts of first-degree sodomy, a felony, and first-degee course of sexual conduct against a child, a felony, stemming from the investigation into incidents that occurred at a Scriba residence from the spring of 1997 until March 24, 2000.
Deputies say Bates-Congdon allegedly engaged in numerous acts of oral sexual conduct with the victim who was less than 11 years old at the time.
At the same time, Bates-Congdon was charged with two counts of first-degree sexual abuse, a felony, for acts that occurred during the summer months of 2005 at a Scriba residence when he allegedly engaged in sexual contact with the victim who was less than 11 years old during that time period.
Bates-Congdon was arraigned by Scriba Town Justice Kenneth Adkins and send back to the Oswego County jail in lieu of $100,000 cash or $200,000 bond.
The investigation into the incidents remain active at this time. Anyone with further information is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 349-3411.