A 30-year-old Vernon woman is facing charges after an investigation into the rape of a child younger than 17.
Oneida County Sheriffâ??s Deputies arrested Dawn Seifert and charged her with third degree rape after a two week investigation.
Deputies say Seifert was having sexual contact with an individual under the age of 17. The investigation was handled by Sgt. Luker, a deputy with the Oneida County Child Advocacy Center.
Seifert was arraigned and taken to the Oneida County Correctional Facility on $5,000 bail.
The case has been referred to the Oneida County District Attorneyâ??s Office for Grand Jury consideration.