Friday, January 4, 2013
Budd Lake 19-year-old charged with aggravated criminal sexual contact, child endangerment.
A Budd Lake 19-year-old has been arrested and charged with aggravated criminal sexual contact for an alleged incident with a 15-year-old girl, Mt. Olive police said. Sergio Barba, 19, allegedly sexually assaulted a 15-year-old female between July 1 and Aug. 31, 2012, Cpl. Eric Anthony said. Mt. Olive police launched an investigation on Jan. 2, resulting in the arrest of Barba the following day, Anthony said. Barba was lodged in the Morris County Correctional Facility in lieu of $75,000 bail with no 10-percent option. The teen was charged with aggravated criminal sexual contact and endangering the welfare of a child. Mt. Olive police were assisted in the investigation by the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office. For questions about this post, …
Thursday, October 25, 2012
40-year-old held in lieu of $150,000 bail after being arrested Thursday.
A Hackettstown man was arrested and charged with multiple counts of sexual assault, according to Warren County Prosecutor Richard Burke. George C. Brown Jr., 40, was arrested without incident at his home on Flemming Place Thursday in connection with sexual assault of a minor, Burke said. Brown has been charged with two counts of first-degree aggravated sexual assault, two counts of second-degree sexual assault and two counts of second-degree endangering the welfare of a child. The combined charges carry a maximum of 80 years in prison if convicted on all counts. Brown allegedly sexually assaulted a female teen while she was between 15 and 18 years old, Burke said. Brown also allegedly had the victim pose naked for pictures when she was 13…
Friday, September 28, 2012
Family court judge says alleged perpetrators need to remain in juvenile detention center.
Two teenage males accused of raping a female peer will remain at Morris County Juvenile Detention Center instead of being released to house arrest, Judge Michael Paul Wright ordered Thursday, according to a report on nj.com. The boys, ages 16 and 15, whose names are not being released because they are juveniles, were arrested Saturday, Sept. 15 by Mt. Olive police after the victim's mother called authorities out of concern. Read the initial report on Patch here. After a police investigation, it was alleged the female victim had been sexually assaulted while being severely incapacited by alcohol, police said. For the full story on nj.com, go here. Morris County Assistant Prosecutor Samantha DiNegri told Judge Wright the alleged victim was …
Thursday, September 20, 2012
Two teenage boys, ages 16 and 15, arrested for alleged incident last weekend.
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Thursday, September 20, 2012
Two teens have been accused of sexually assaulting an intoxicated 15-year-old girl at a Flanders home last Saturday night, Mount Olive Police said. The two Flanders males, ages 16 and 15, were each charged Wednesday with first-degree aggravated sexual assault of an incapacitated victim. The 16-year-old was also charged with aggravated sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child. The Mount Olive Police Department received a call Saturday night from a parent who was concerned her daughter was drunk at a Flanders residence, police said. When officers arrived at the home shortly before 8:30 p.m., the female was found in an upstairs bedroom in an "incoherent state," police said. The girl was transported to the hospital for alcohol …
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Morris County Sexual Assault Center to hold annual event from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday on the Morristown Green.
A decade ago, Italian judges didn't convict a rapist because the victim wore jeans and, they reasoned, the alleged attack could not be a rape—she must have helped the man remove them. Ever since then, rape crisis centers around the world have pointed to that decision as an example of absurd and dangerous thinking, and they've marked “Denim Day”—when they challenge their communities to wear jeans, and they sponsor a host of prevention activities. Thursday, the Morris County Sexual Assault Center (MCSAC), together with the members of the Morris Alliance to Prevent Sexual Assault will celebrate New Jersey’s Third Annual Denim Day with a 2-hour demonstration on the Morristown Green from noon to 2 p.m. The event will be complete with live …