DIRECTOR OF CULTURAL
County District Attorney Janet DiFiore announced today that David G. Watson (DOB
defendant, the Director of Cultural Events at
Starting in February 2010, the defendant who was posting personal ads looking for the “nubile girl next door” on Craigslist, came in online contact with the undercover investigator from the District Attorney’s office.
remained in contact until November 13th when the defendant
suggested a meet at the Elmsford Motel on
On November 16th, the defendant showed up at the meet with various images of minor children in sexually suggestive poses.
He was taken into custody and based upon further investigation warrants were obtained and executed at the defendant’s home, vehicle and a storage locker. Various forms of media were observed containing obscene performances by children.
next court date will be on
Bail was set at $10,000 bond $5,000 cash.
The defendant faces a maximum of two and one third to seven years in state prison.
Assistant District Attorney Michael Delohery, Chief of the High Technology Crime Bureau, is prosecuting the case.
David G. Watson
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.