Sherburne man arrested after deputies catch him having sex with 13-year-old

A Sherburne man is facing charges after Chenango County Sheriffâ??s Deputies found him having sex with a 13-year-old.

Deputies were investigating a suspicious vehicle report in North Norwich on Saturday when they found 20-year-old Thomas W. Knickerbocker having sex with the 13-year-old victim. The investigation showed that Knickerbocker had contacted the victim through Facebook and had sent the teen indecent material prior to the incident.

Thomas was arrested and charged with rape, criminal sexual act, possessing a sexual performance of a child, disseminating indecent material to a minor and endangering the welfare of a child.

He was arraigned and is being held in the Chenango County Correctional Facility on $1,000 cash bail.