Fort Edward man charged with raping girl

January 11, 2018 01:26 PM

A 53-year-old Fort Edward man is accused of raping a girl he knew.

Police say Richard Alger and the victim were on a boat ride on the Champlain Canal back in July when the incident happened.

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The victim was younger than 17 years old at the time.

Alger was sent to the Washington County Jail.


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