Buffalo man charged with having sex with a 12 year-old girl

Modified: March 16, 2012 9:57am


Erie County District Attorney Frank A. Sedita, III announced that 26 year old Cotrell Jenkins of 127 Richlawn Avenue, Buffalo, was arraigned at 9:30 this morning before County Court Judge Kenneth F. Case on a sealed indictment charging him with two counts of Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child and Sexual Abuse in the First Degree. 

It is alleged that between July 19, 2010 and September 21, 2010, Jenkins had sexual intercourse with his 12 year old victim, resulting in her pregnancy. 

If convicted of these crimes Jenkins faces a maximum sentence of life imprisonment.