On Tuesday, September 2, 2014, the New York State Police in Schodack were in a joint investigation with the East Greenbush Police Department.

Steven J. Vanalystyne, 51, of Voorheesville, is charged with several counts of Criminal Sex Act (2nd and 3rd Degree), Forcible Touching and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Vanalstyne is alleged to have had inappropriate sexual contact with a 14-year old female over a 2 ½ year period. The incidents occurred at several locations in the Capital Region including in Albany, Saratoga and Rensselaer Counties.

Vanalstyne was arraigned before the Town of East Greenbush court and released on bail. If anyone has any information or has had inappropriate contact with Vanalstyne, they are urged to contact the New York State Police BCI in Schodack at (518) 732-4644.