Poughkeepsie man arrested for possession of child pornography

Major Richard L. Mazzone
Troop K Commander
Poughkeepsie, New York – On March 11, 2019, the New York State Police from the Rhinebeck barracks arrested Kevin M. Werner, age 60, of Poughkeepsie, for three counts of Possession of a Sexual Performance by a Child, a class E felony.

An investigation by the Rhinebeck Bureau of Criminal Investigation, the Troop K Computer Crimes Unit, and the Dutchess County District Attorney’s Office determined Werner possessed multiple images containing what he knew or believed to be child pornography.

Werner was arraigned before the town of Milan Court and remanded by the Honorable Judge Mattson to the Dutchess County Jail in lieu of $15,000 cash bail or $30,000 secure bond.  Werner is next scheduled to appear before the town of Poughkeepsie Court on March 13, 2019, at 2:00 p.m.