A 74-year-old man from Sidney faces child sexual abuse charges.

Marion J. Thompson (Creditd: NYS Police)

According to New York State Police,  Marion Thompson was arrested on Saturday after an investigation found Thompson had sexual contact with a victim who was less than 11 years old. Court records show Thompson was arraigned in the Town of Sidney Court and released on his own recognizance with an order of protection issued against him on behalf of the victim. He is due back in court on June 22.