Elba Man Sentenced For Raping Females Under Age 16

Modified: April 17, 2017 3:23pm

4/7/2017

Erie County District Attorney John J. Flynn announces that 23-year-old Jonathan Reed of Elba has been sentenced by State Supreme Court Justice M. William Boller to three years in prison followed by ten years of post-release supervision. 

On October 12, 2016, Reed pleaded guilty to two counts of Rape in the Third Degree.  Reed admitted to raping two underage females.  

Reed was convicted of similar conduct in Wyoming County and is currently serving a 30 month sentence. 

Upon his release from state prison, the defendant will face a Risk Assessment Hearing where his Sex Offender Level will be determined. 

DA Flynn commends Investigator Ronald Wilson of the New York State Police for his thorough investigative work.

Assistant District Attorney Bethany A. Solek of the DA’s Special Victims Bureau prosecuted the case.