Lacona man charged with unlawful surveillance and criminal possession of a weapon charges, troopers say

LACONA, NY —  State Police arrested William J. Spearance II, 43, Lacona, NY, for (2) counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree (class “D” felony); (2) counts of Unlawful Surveillance 2nd degree (class “E” felony), and (2) counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child (class “A” misdemeanor).

Spearance is charged with taking photographs of two females in various stages of undress without their knowledge and uploading the images via the internet, troopers said.

He is also being charged with possessing two modified and unregistered assault rifles, troopers said.

Spearance was transported to Oswego City Court for centralized arraignment and was remanded to the Oswego County Public Safety Building on $2500 cash bail/$5,000 bond.