CANTON The husband of a woman accused of having sexual relations with a 13-year-old was arrested Tuesday by village police and charged with unlawfully dealing with a child.
The accusation against Kevin K. Matott, 39, of 149 River Road, Gouverneur, was related to the recent arrest of his wife, Amanda L. Matott, 23, Madrid, by village police on charges of second-degree rape, second-degree sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child.
Both Matotts allegedly provided alcohol to the minor at the former home of Amanda Matott in Canton and both were charged with first-degree unlawfully dealing with a child.
Mr. Matott, who was released with a ticket, is to appear Aug. 28 in Canton Town Court.
Village police were assisted by the Child Protective Services unit of the St. Lawrence County Department of Social Services.