Prosecutor: Bloomfield man arrested for aggravated sexual assault of Jersey City woman


A Bloomfield man was arrested for the aggravated sexual assault of a Jersey City woman, Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez announced.

By John Heinis/Hudson County View

Earlier today, members of the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit arrested Olumuyiwa Olumodeji, 35, of Bloomfield, on charges that he sexually assaulted a 24-year-old woman at a party on Manila Avenue in Jersey City on June 23rd, Suarez said in a statement.

Olumodeji has been charged with first-degree aggravated sexual assault, second-degree sexual asssault and second-degree aggravated assault for attempting to cause serious bodily injury to a male party attendee who attempted to stop him from leaving the scene.

Olumodeji was arrested at the prosecutor’s office in Jersey City shortly after 9:00 a.m. without incident.

Suarez credited the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit and the Jersey City Police Department for the investigation and arrest.