BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A parolee has been charged with sexually abusing a child in Buffalo.
Richard Tyes, 39, has been arraigned on charges of sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child.
Prosecutors say that earlier this month, Tyes made sexual advances toward a child younger than 13.
Tyes was also accused of showing the victim sexually explicit images and videos on a cell phone.
He was taken into custody and remains held on $50,000 bail.
His felony hearing is adjourned until February 11 at 9:30 a.m.