Registered sex offender charged with sex abuse of a child

Staff Writer
The Chronicle Express

A level two sex offender has been charged by Penn Yan Police Dept. investigators with sexually abusing a child.

Timothy J. Brewer, 65, of Penn Yan, was arrested May 29 by Penn Yan Police following an investigation that he allegedly sexually abused a child under the age of 10. He was charged with 1st degree sex abuse, forcible touching, and endangering the welfare of a child. He was taken to the Yates County Jail to await arraignment where he was remanded back to jail in lieu of $15,000 cash bail, $30,000 fully secured bond, or $45,000 partially secured bond. He remains in custody.

As a registered level two sex offender, additional charges against Brewer are pending.