Deputies say 50-year-old Rocco Assi had sexual contact with a 16-year-old in the Town of Fayette. According to deputies, Assi is also accused of sending sexually explicit images and messages to the same child.

A Seneca Falls man is facing several charges following a sexual conduct investigation involving a minor.

Deputies say 50-year-old Rocco Assi had sexual contact with a 16-year-old in the Town of Fayette. According to deputies, Assi is also accused of sending sexually explicit images and messages to the same child.

On Oct. 20, Assi was arrested and charged with criminal sexual act, dissemination of indecent materials to a minor, and endangering the welfare of a child. He was arraigned in the Waterloo Town Court and remanded to the Seneca County Correctional Facility on $10,000 cash bail/$20,000 secured bond.

Assi will reappear in Waterloo Town Court on October 26.