Jonathan Spohrer Biography
Jonathan Spohrer is from Island. He arrested Thursday at his home in North Bellmore for sexually abusing a child at Boy Scouts of America events, authorities said. Spohrer who works as an Assistant scoutmaster was nabbed on Thursday, October 31st at his North Bellemore home.
Police say Jonathan Spohrer has been arrested for sexually abusing a 12-year-old boy at several scout retreats and meetings. https://t.co/vaDekRUUMp
— WTVM News Leader 9 (@WTVM) November 2, 2019
Jonathan Spohrer Age
He is currently 26 years old as of 2019.
Jonathan Spohrer Career
He worked at the Boy Scouts of America as assistant scout chief. According to its website, Boy Scouts of America is the largest exploration organization and one of the largest youth organizations in the United States, with approximately 2.3 million youth participants and approximately one million adult volunteers.
Jonathan Spohrer Sexual Abuse on a Minor
Spohrer is accused of abusing a 12-year-old boy repeatedly from January 2018 through November that year at Scout-sanctioned events and retreats, authorities said.
Spohrer was charged with a second-degree charge of sexual conduct against a child. He was arraigned at Nassau First District Court on Friday, Nov. 1st and was held on bond $13,000, cash $6,500.
Jonathan Spohrer Attorney’s Statement
Spohrer’s attorney, Joseph Carbone Jr., said his client denies the allegations. “We look forward to vigorously defending these allegations in court and have faith in the legal system which presumes the innocence of the accused,” Carbone said Saturday.
Boy Scouts Statement
Chris Coscia, CEO of the Theodore Roosevelt Council of the Boy Scouts, said the organization is “shocked and disgusted” at the alleged behavior.
Boy Scouts of America rep Chris Coscia told The Post the organization is “ shocked and disgusted at this alleged behavior, which is reprehensible and runs counter to everything for which” it stands.
Police say Jonathan Spohrer has been arrested for sexually abusing a 12-year-old boy at several scout retreats and meetings. https://t.co/ySY2L3pzhi
— WXTX Fox54 (@WXTX54) November 2, 2019
Police say the Spohrer abused the boy when the two attended Boy Scouts retreats across New York state from January through November of 2018.
Jonathan Spohrer Charges
Spohrer was charged with course of sexual conduct against a child at his Friday arraignment at Nassau First District Court and was held on bond $13,000, cash $6,500.
Fast Facts You Need to Know
NY: Boy Scout master, Jonathan Spohrer, 26, arrested for sex abuse of 12-year-old.
The incidents took place during Boy Scout-sanctioned retreats and meetings in Huntington, Putnam Valley and Bellmore.https://t.co/M62rg4TGnY
— Dalton (@DaltonReport) November 2, 2019