Man accused of beating 12-year-old faces new charge
Tue, 07 Feb 2012 23:45:43 GMT —
A registered sex offender is facing more charges in the wake of the brutal beating of a 12-year-old boy.
nondaga County Sheriff's deputies say Scott Miles, 35, of North Syracuse, is now charged with failing to notify the state of changes to his internet accounts. Miles is a level three sex offender.
nvestigators found out he had a new Facebook account last month. The boy he is accused of beating spotted his profile picture online.
olice say Miles attacked the boy while he was sleeping in his Mattydale home, last fall. The boy was critically injured, but is recovering.
iles is facing several charges in that case, including assault.