A 28-year-old Jersey City man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl last week, Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez announced.
By John Heinis/Hudson County View
Yesterday, members of the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit arrested Anthony Clinton, 28, for an incident that allegedly occurred on Sunday, February 6th inside of a Jersey City residence, Suarez said in a statement.
Clinton is charged with sexual assault by contact and endangering the welfare of a child. He was arrested without incident at the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office and remanded to the Hudson County Correctional Facility.
The HCPO has filed a detention motion which is scheduled for Wednesday, February 16th.
Suarez credited the SVU with the investigation and arrest.
Anyone wishing to report a sex crime should call the HCPO SVU at 201-915-1234.