NYSP: 72-year-old man accused of lewd act on walking trail

BALDWINSVILLE, NY —  State Police in Lysander arrested Ernest M. Green, age 72 from Lysander, NY, for Public Lewdness, a class “B” misdemeanor.

On June 28, 2020, troopers responded to a public lewdness complaint on a walking trail behind the area of Woodsboro Drive in the Radisson Community, town of Lysander.

Several complaints were received of an older male standing just off the walking trail masturbating in public view, troopers said.

When troopers arrived and began to interview the complainant, a trooper searching the area for the suspect observed a male matching the description of the subject sitting in a gazebo near the entrance of the walking trail. The suspect, identified as Ernest Green was taken into custody without incident.

Green was issued an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear 7 p.m. July 14 in Lysander Town Court.