Scotia contractor arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a child

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The New York State Police have arrested a Scotia contractor they say sexually abused a child.

According to state police, Zachary Cota, 26, had sexual contact with a child less than 11 years old while working as a contractor at a home in the Town of Rotterdam.

Cota has been charged with two counts of sex abuse, sexual contact with a person less than 11-years-old, and endangering the welfare of a child. He was arraigned in the Town of Rotterdam Court.  An order of protection has been issued.

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