Watervliet man accused of raping young child

WNYT Staff
Updated: February 18, 2020 05:39 PM
Created: February 18, 2020 03:42 PM

A Watervliet man is behind bars, accused of raping a girl under the age of 11.

Police were first told about the possible sexual assault Monday.


They arrested 66-year-old Eric Edwards Tuesday morning.

Police do not believe there are other victims, but if you have any other information about Edwards, police would like to hear from you.

He is now in the Albany County Jail without bail.

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