This week, the national and the regional aligned in painful ways when Michael Scaringe, 63, was convicted of of raping a 13-year-old girl in Saranac Lake, while working there are a y0uth center director.
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Saranac Lake, NY, Aug 27, 2012 — The former director of a youth center in Saranac Lake was sentenced to seven years in prison Friday. Michael Scaringe was arrested in January, 2010, on charges that he raped a then-13-year-old girl, whom he met through the youth center in December of 2009. At the time, Scaringe was 61.
His trial earlier this summer also included testimony from several women who claim Scaringe sexually abused them in the 1970s when he was a music teacher in the Tupper Lake Central School District. Go to full article