A registered sex offender accused of raping a woman who could not consent has changed addresses in Dutchess County.
The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services issued an alert on Friday to Dutchess residents regarding the residency of 53-year-old Troy Elting, who has moved to an address on North Clinton Street in Poughkeepsie.
The Division of Criminal Justice Services has assigned Etling as a level two threat, which means he is at "moderate risk of a repeat offense."
According to the Division of Criminal Justice Services, Etling had deviate sexual intercourse with his 30-year-old victim while he was a person in a position of authority in January 2014. He was arrested by the Poughkeepsie City Police Department and sentenced to 10 years probation in November that year. He remains under the jurisdiction of the Poughkeepsie City Police Department.