Red Hook Man Charged After Further Investigation

The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of Tyson Kreig, age 40 of Red Hook, in connection with an ongoing investigation into inappropriate sexual contact.

Mr. Kreig was arrested by Sheriff’s Office Detectives on 2/8/21 and charged with forcible touching and unlawful imprisonment, which are both misdemeanors. This arrest comes as the result of another victim coming forward since Mr. Kreig’s previous arrest on 1/12/21, no further details about this case or the victim will be released at this time.

After being processed Mr. Kreig was arraigned before the Town of Red Hook Court and released to probation with a return court date of 2/25/21.

If anyone has information about this case or similar incidents involving Mr. Kreig they are urged to contact Detective Jeffrey Cohen at 845-486-3827 or jcohen@dutchessny.gov. Information can also be provided via the Sheriff’s Office tipline at 845-605-CLUE (2583) or dcsotips@gmail.com, and all information will be kept confidential.

As with any criminal case the charges described above are merely accusations, and Mr. Kreig is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.