Fort Drum Soldier Facing Sex Charges


A Chaplain Assistant at Fort Drum has been arrested, after officials say he tried to meet two underage boys for sex.

The arrest of 27 year-old Sergeant Jonathan McGeoch follows a month long investigation.  State Police say McGeoch arranged to meet two underage boys in the Watertown area via Facebook, for the purpose of sexual contact.

McGeoch was charged with Attempted Dissemination of Indecent Material to a Minor in the 1st Degree, and with Possessing a Sexual Performance of a Child; both class "E" Felonies.

McGeoch was arraigned in the town of LeRay court, and is being held at Jefferson County jail on $30,000 bail.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016
, Watertown, NY

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