Following a long investigation, a Hudson Valley man is accused of breaking into a home and sexually assaulting someone just before Christmas.

On Thursday, New York State Police from Wappinger, Troop K Major Crimes Unit, Forensic Identification Unit and Computer Crimes Unit arrested Dominique Gomez, 26, of Wappingers Falls for predatory sexual assault, criminal sex act, assault, burglary, robbery, strangulation, all felonies, and endangering the welfare of a child, a misdemeanor.

On Dec. 23, 2018, the Village of Wappingers Police Department along with the New York State Police responded to a 911 call in the Village of Wappingers Falls.

Gomez allegedly entered the home illegally, demanded money and then physically and sexually assaulted the victim

Gomez was arrested and arraigned in Dutchess County Court and remanded to Dutchess County Jail pending his next court appearance.