Fifty-nine-year-old John Valder, of Waterloo, is charged with sexual abuse in the first degree, three counts of forcible touching, and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

A Seneca County man is facing charges related to a sexual abuse investigation.

Fifty-nine-year-old John Valder, of Waterloo, is charged with sexual abuse in the first degree, three counts of forcible touching, and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.

On March 15, deputies allege Valder forcibly touched the intimate areas of a female victim under the age of 16. He was arrested on March 23.

An order of protection was issued on behalf of the victim.

Valder was arraigned and sent to the Seneca County Correctional Facility on $10,000 cash bail or $20,000 bond.

He is due back in court Tuesday.