The house manager at a Hudson Valley substance abuse rehab center is accused of raping a patient multiple times.

The Justice Center of New York and the New York State Police in Ellenville conducted an investigation regarding claims that a staff member was having sexual intercourse with a client at a residential facility.

The incident occurred at the Samaritan Daytop Village, located in the Town of Wawarsing, police say.

The investigation resulted in the arrest of Marcus Coles, 45, of Liberty. According to New York State Police Coles worked as a "House Manager." He was charged with three counts of criminal sexual act and two counts of rape.

Coles was arraigned in the Town of Wawarsing Court and released on his own recognizance and ordered to return on Friday.

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