Queensbury man charged for alleged rape of a minor

Warren County

QUEENSBURY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Police say they arrested Jovare D. Thevenin, 22, of Queensbury, and charged him for engaging in sexual intercourse with a child under 15 years old.

Police say Thevenin knew the victim, and that the alleged incident happened in Queensbury.

The charges against Thevenin are second-degree rape, second-degree sex abuse, and endangering the welfare of a child. According to New York’s sentencing guidelines, these charges could be worth up to 9 years if Thevenin is convicted.

Thevenin was arraigned in Queensbury and remanded to Warren County Jail on $10,000 cash or $20,000 bond.

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