Mayor in Steuben County accused of providing alcohol to minors

State Police say the mayor of a Steuben County village has been charged following an incident that unfolded on Friday night.

Around midnight police responded to the Cohocton Development Corporation building — following the report of underage drinking.

Police found two teens who had been consuming alcohol. The duo were ages 14- and 19-years-old.

Cox was subsequently charged with unlawfully dealing with a child after allegedly providing that alcohol to the minors.

He was issued tickets to answer the charges at a later date.

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