ARRAIGNED FOR SOLICITING A “15 YEAR OLD”
County District Attorney Janet DiFiore announced today that Joseph Sayers (DOB
· one count of Attempted Disseminating Indecent Material to Minors, in the First Degree, a class “E” Felony.
The undercover made it clear to defendant that “she” was a fifteen years old girl. The defendant discussed specific sexual acts, in which he would like to engage.
defendant was arrested earlier today and arraigned in White Plains City
Court. He is a high school history teacher at the
defendant is due back in court on
Bail was set at $20,000 cash or bond.
The defendant faces a maximum sentence of four years in state prison.
Assistant District Attorney ToniAnn Gagliardi of the Investigations Division is prosecuting the case.
In compliance with Disciplinary Rule 7-107A of the Code of
Professional Responsibility, you are advised that a charge is
merely an accusation and that a defendant is presumed
innocent until and unless proven guilty.