Warren Probation Officer Waives Charges

Published 05/14 2014 03:40PM

Updated 05/14 2014 04:00PM

May 14, 2014- A Warren county probation officer will be appearing as a defendant after waiving charges against him to Warren County court.

According to Warren-based State Police, Jeffrey F. Collins, 37 was sending unwanted lewd text messages to a 23-year-old woman,  Collins was her probation officer through the Warren County Adult Probation office.

Police say he  grabbed the victims buttocks and masturbated in front of her during meetings at the Warren County Adult Probation office.

Collins is facing charges of Open Lewdness and Harassment in this case.

According to police, the incidents occurred between October 1, 2013 and March 6, 2014.

Collins is also facing multiple charges for two similar cases.

The first involved a 35-year-old Clarendon female police say he  harassed, and the second was a 50-year-old Warren woman. In both cases  he was the victims Probation Officer.

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