Town of Wallkill- A police officer in Westchester County who lives in Middletown was convicted this week of molesting a girl.
A Wallkill Town Court jury found Philip Kratzert, 42, a City of Mount Vernon police officer, guilty of third-degree sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child, both misdemeanors.
Kratzert faces a maximum of one year in Orange County Jail when hes sentenced July 18 in Town Court, said prosecutor Neal Haberman.
He was freed on $10,000 bail.