An 18-year-old North Bergen man has been charged with sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl he was acquainted with, Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez.
Brandon Majano, 18, of North Bergen, is charged with sexual assault by contact, endangering the welfare of a child, and possession of child sex abuse material, Suarez said in a statement.
He was arrested at the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office in Secaucus and transported to the Hudson County Correctional Facility pending his first court appearance.
The State has filed a Detention Motion, which is tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, July 12th.
Suarez credited the Special Victims Unit with the investigation and arrest, with assistance from the Union City Police Department.
Anyone wishing to report a sex crime should call the HCPO Special Victims Unit (SVU) at 201-915-1234.