Former SUNY Potsdam student charged with raping woman in December
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 5:30 pm

POTSDAM -- A former SUNY Potsdam student is accused of raping a woman in the village last December.Cunningham

On Wednesday, Potsdam police charged Collin P. Cunningham, 19, of Queensbury with first-degree rape: forcible compulsion.

Police said Cunningham was arrested following a "lengthy investigation" by Potsdam PD.

Investigators allege Cunningham raped a then-18-year-old female at a residence in the village on Dec. 3, 2017.

Potsdam Police were assisted in their investigation by the New York State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation in Watertown, the state police Campus Sexual Assault Task Force and the St. Lawrence County District Attorney's office.

Cunningham was arraigned in Potsdam Town Court. The outcome of the arraignment was not available.