Police: Colonie man paid 15-year-old to have sex in Clifton Park


001FrontViewRiveraClifton Park — A 20 year old Colonie man has been arrested after allegedly paying a 15-year-old he met on the internet to have sex with him in the town of Clifton Park.


According to State Police, Javier Rivera, 20, became friends with the 15-year-old on Facebook. Police said both parties agreed to have sex for an undisclosed amount of money. Rivera met the minor in Clifton Park where police said the act occurred.


Rivera has been charged with Disseminating Indecent Material to a Minor, Patronizing a Prostitute, Endangering the Welfare of a Child and Sexual Misconduct.

Rivera was sent to the Saratoga County Jail. His bail was set at $2,500. Rivera will return to the Town of Clifton Park court June 1 at 7 p.m.