A Rome man has been arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a child in the City of Rome.

The Oneida County Child Advocacy Center says 21-year old Nathaniel Fulton sexually abused an 8-year old girl earlier this month.

Fulton is facing a felony charge of first-degree sexual abuse.

The victim has been offered counseling through the Child Advocacy Center and the investigation is continuing.

Oneida County Sheriff's Office