Red Hook man charged in connection with second case of forcible touching


POUGHKEEPSIE – The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Tyson Kreig, 40, of Red Hook a second time dealing with charges of inappropriate sexual contact.

Tyson Kreig

Kreig was arrested on February 8 and charged with misdemeanors of forcible touching and unlawful imprisonment.

This arrest comes as the result of a second victim coming forward since his arrest on January 12. He was charged in that case with allegedly subjecting a victim to sexual contact without their consent.

He was released on his own recognizance in the first case and this time, was arraigned and released to probation pending a future court appearance.

If anyone has information about this case or similar incidents involving Kreig is asked to contact Det. Jeffrey Cohen at 845-486-3827 or Information may also be provided vial the sheriff’s office tipline at 845-605-CLUE (2583) or, and all information will be kept confidential.