was a Mormon church member; sentenced in 2018 to four and a half years in prison for molesting a child

Case Summary

According to FLOODLIT’s sources, Nathan Dupuis was sentenced to 4.5 years in prison (2018) for molesting his 8-year-old neighbor. Dupuis had allegedly previously been tried and acquitted of molesting his daughter. Nathan is currently in Groveland prison in western NY state. The crime was committed at his home in Canisteo NY. Dupuis was allegedly not punished by the LDS church.

from WENY:

“BATH, N.Y. (WENY) — A Canisteo man was convicted of sexually abusing a 9-year-old child, and could face up to 7-years behind bars for each count of sex abuse once sentenced.

The Steuben County District Attorney’s Office says 40-year-old Nathan J. Dupuis was convicted on two counts of sexual abuse, one count of attempted sexual abuse, and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child. His conviction came after Steuben County Court Judge, Honorable Chauncey Watches, returned a guilty verdict.

The DA’s office says Dupuis had sexual contact with a child at a home in the Village of Canisteo in June of 2018.

Sentencing is scheduled for April 24th at 9:30 a.m.”

Sources
  1. Canisteo man convicted of child sex abuse
    view source details | | Weny News
  2. Canisteo man convicted of sexual abuse against a nine year old child
    view source details | | My Twin Tiers
  3. People v. Dupuis
    view source details | | Case Text
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Mormon Sexual Abuse Map

International map of locations where active members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints perpetrated or allegedly perpetrated sexual abuse or other sex crimes, or where LDS leaders failed or allegedly failed to help abuse survivors.