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Bergenfield Man Accused of Having Inappropriate Sexual Contact with 13-Year-Old

By kcora on

Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal announced the arrest of Deangelo Gonzalez, 35, of Bergenfield, on charges of Aggravated Sexual Assault, Aggravated Criminal Sexual Contact, and Endangering the Welfare of a Child.  

According to authorities, on August 18th, the Bergenfield Police Department and Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit received information that Gonzalez had inappropriate sexual contact with a 13-year-old victim in Bergenfield.

As a result of the investigation, Gonzalez was arrested on December 15th and charged with one count of Aggravated Sexual Assault, one count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child and one count of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Contact.

Authorities detained Gonzalez and he was remanded to the jail pending a detention hearing yet to be scheduled.

Prosecutor Grewal states that these charges are merely accusations and that the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.