Christopher Rioux, Sr., you are hereby notified that the Columbia County Department of Social Services has filed a Petition against you, dated May 8, 2017, alleging that you neglected the children Christopher R. Jr. and Sabrina R.
The relief being sought is a finding of neglect and a dispositional order directing you to engage in the services necessary to ensure the health and safety of the children Christopher R., Jr. and Sabrina R., or any child in your care. Personal service of this petition upon you, Christopher Rioux, Sr., has been attempted at your last known addresses of 411 West Ablington Way, Spartanburg, South Carolina and 200 Northwood Drive, Mattydale, New York.
All efforts and further attempts at personal service being impracticable, the Honorable Jill Kehn, Judge of the Columbia County Family Court, by order dated on August 24, 2017, has authorized that personal service of this petition will be effected on you by publication of this notice at least once per week in each of four successive weeks.
You are hereby summoned to appear before the Honorable Jill Kehn, Judge of the Columbia County Family Court, 401 Union Street, Hudson, New York, on September 28, 2017 at 1 p.m. Your failure to appear before the Court on September 28, 2017 at 1 p.m. will result in a default judgment being entered against you, and granting the above-referenced relief requested by the Columbia County Department of Social Services.