Arrest – Endangering the Welfare of a Child, Criminal Mischief 4th and Harassment 2nd

The Waterloo Police Department reports on March 22nd, 2022 at approximately 8:08 PM Joshua R. Read, 31, of Waterloo NY was arrested for three counts of Endangering the welfare of a child, one count of Criminal mischief in the 4th degree, one count of Criminal tampering in the 3rd degree, and two counts of Harassment in the 2nd degree. The arrest stems from an incident where it is alleged Joshua engaged in an argument with an individual causing the individual to fear for their safety. Read is then alleged to have thrown property at the individual and damaged property, and the dispute occurred in the presence of three children. Read was transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility to await central arraignment. An order of protection was requested on behalf of the victims.