Town of DeWitt Man Arrested on Rape Charges

Town of DeWitt, New York – On January 11th, 2020, Detectives assigned to the Sheriff’s Office Abused Persons Unit assisted members of the DeWitt Police Department with a sex offense investigation that occurred at the Springfield Garden Apartment Complex.

Detectives arrested Cornell Robinson, (59) of Caton Drive, DeWitt for Rape in the 1st degree, a class “B” felony. Robinson is accused of engaging in sexual intercourse with a female acquaintance while she slept on the morning of January 11th. In addition to the charge of Rape in the 1st degree, Robinson was also charged with Rape in the 3rd degree.

Robinson was arraigned in Centralized Arraignment Court and was remanded to the Onondaga County Justice Center on bail set at $10,000 cash/$20,000 bond. He is scheduled to reappear in court on January 22nd .