Watertown man accused of raping 16-year-old girl

WATERTOWN, NYNicholas A. Goossen, 27, of 134 Union St., Apt. 5, Watertown, was charged by Watertown police at 2:40 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building with third-degree rape, a felony.

Mr. Goosen is accused of engaging in sexual intercourse with a 16-year-old girl between 3 a.m. and 6 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at his apartment, according to court documents.

He was being held at the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building pending arraignment in City Court.