SP: Syracuse man drove to Saratoga Co. where he sexually assaulted a 13-year-old he met on Tinder

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State Police have arrested Francis Turzyn, 35, of Syracuse, for allegedly engaging in “an illegal sexual act” and assaulting a 13-year-old girl he met on Tinder in the Saratoga County town of Milton on Wednesday.

Troopers say Turzyn left from his Syracuse home to meet the girl. State Police arrested Turzyn after the incident was reported.

He is being charged with sexual abuse, assault, criminal possession of a weapon, endangering the welfare of a child, and trespass.

Turzyn was arraigned in the Town of Malta Court and sent to the Saratoga County Jail in lieu of $3,000 cash bail or $5,000 bond.

He is scheduled to appear in the Town of Milton Court at 6 p.m.on March 27.

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