Cicero man indicted on child rape and endangerment charges

Joseph Sanfilippo

A Cicero man has been indicted by a grand jury after allegedly raping a child last year.

The Onondaga County District Attorneyâ??s Office says 45-year-old Joseph Sanfilippo of Van Antwerp Drive faces charges of third degree rape and endangering the welfare of a child after police arrested him last June for engaging in sexual intercourse with a person younger than 17. Police say the alleged incidents took place from December 2012 and June 2013.

Sanfilippoâ??s case now moves to county court for pretrial hearings.