Police: Felony sex abuse charges filed in Ithaca after February incident

The Ithaca Police Department reports the arrest of a 15-year-old resident on felony sex abuse charges following an investigation into a February incident.

Police withheld names, but noted the teen was involved in the incident, which happened during the month of February.

The 15-year-old was charged with first-degree sex abuse and forcible touching.

The teen was issued an appearance ticket.