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Red Hook Man Charged with Sexual Offense

Published: 1/26/2021

For More Information Contact:

Captain John Watterson, 845-486-3860  

Tyson M. Kreig, age 40 of Red Hook
Tyson M. Kreig, age 40 of Red Hook

The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of Tyson M. Kreig, age 40 of Red Hook, in connection with a recent investigation into inappropriate sexual contact.

The Sheriff’s Office’s Detective Bureau arrested Mr. Kreig on 1/12/21 after a week-long investigation into an allegation of inappropriate sexual conduct. At this time Mr. Kreig has been accused of subjecting the victim to sexual contact without their consent, and no further details about the case or victim will be released in order to protect the victim’s privacy. 

Mr. Kreig has been charged with sexual misconduct, which is a misdemeanor, and after being processed he was arraigned before the Town of Red Hook Court and released on his own recognizance.  

If anyone has information about this case or similar incidents involving Mr. Kreig they are urged to contact Detective Jeffrey Cohen at 845-486-3827 or Information can also be provided via the Sheriff’s Office tipline at 845-605-CLUE (2583) or, and all information will be kept confidential.

As with any criminal case the charge described above is merely an accusation, and Mr. Kreig is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.