Ulysses, N.Y. — A Ulysses man has been indicted on charges of assaulting a child younger than 7 years old, according to Tompkins County Court records.

Christopher B. Brown, 35, of Trumansburg Road, was charged with second-degree assault and endangering the welfare of a child. The assault charge is a felony.

The crime occurred between Nov. 6, 2013, and Nov. 8, 2013, records show.

“The defendant knowingly acted in a manner likely to be injurious to the physical, mental or moral welfare of a child,” records show, “or director or authorized such child to engage in occupation involving a substantial risk of danger to his life or health.”

Jeff Stein

Jeff Stein is the founder and former editor of the Ithaca Voice.