RED HOOK – A Hyde Park man was committed to the Dutchess County
Jail in lieu of $25,000 cash bail after he was observed printing out photographs
of young girls dressed in lingerie by an employee at a Red Hook pharmacy.
State Police at Rhinebeck charged Ethan Sledzianowski, 37, with felony
possession of a sexual performance by a child.
The Dutchess County District Attorney’s Office arrested him after
investigators performed a forensic evaluation of his computers and electronic
media and found he possessed pornographic images of children.
The investigation began on February 1 when the CVS Pharmacy employee reported
the suspicious behavior. Sledzianowski was arrested on Tuesday, February