Trenton, NY (WIBX) - Town of Trenton Supervisor and former Oneida County Republican Party Chairman Mark Scheidelman has been arrested on a sexual abuse charge.

Investigators with the County Child Advocacy Center say the 52-year old Scheidelman allegedly had sexual contact with a child under the age of 11 in the Town of Trenton.

Scheidelman was arraigned and sent to the County jail on $25,000 bail.

The victim has been offered counseling through the Advocacy Center.

Anyone with information regarding Scheidelman is asked to call State Police at 366-6000 or the CAC at 732-3990. website       Northern Oneida County Council of Governments