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State worker accused of sexual abuse

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A state worker is accused of sexually abusing a person getting help from the agency that provides services for the mentally and developmentally disabled in the Hudson Valley.

New York State Police say 49-year-old Dwayne Moody of Falls Village, Conn., was charged with second-degree criminal sex act, a felony, and misdemeanor endangering the welfare of an incompetent person after an investigation at the Taconic Developmental Disabilities Services Office in Wassaic.

The office is run by the state Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities.

Moody was arraigned in the Town of Amenia Court and remanded to the Dutchess County Jail on $25,000.00 cash bail or $50,000.00 bond.  Anyone that has further information was being asked to call 845-877-3660.

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