MASSENA - Massena-based state police charged Joshua J. Love, 22, of 81 Chase St., Massena, with third-degree rape Thursday following an investigation into an incident that occurred in either the late night hours of Jan. 11 or the early morning hours of Jan. 12 in the village of Massena.
Love was also charged with first-degree criminal sexual, first-degree unlawfully dealing with a child and endangering the welfare of a child.
He allegedly provided alcohol to a 16-year-old female acquaintance and then engaged in sexual intercourse and an oral act with the underage female after she became intoxicated, according to court documents.
Love was arraigned by Massena Village Justice Eric J. Gustafson and released after posting $2,000 bail.