ROOT, N.Y. – The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office arrested
Jeremy Smith Monday for the alleged rape of a young girl.
Smith was arrested after officials received a report that
the 23-year-old allegedly raped an 11-year-old female. The incident was
investigated, and Smith was charged with Rape in the First Degree.
Smith is accused of having sexual intercourse with an
11-year-old acquaintance on January 25 at his home.
Smith was arraigned at the Town of Root Court and remanded
to the Montgomery County Jail on $15,000 cash or $30,000 bond.