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Bergenfield Man Charged with Explicit Contact with Minor, Endangering the Welfare of a Child


Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of Victor Chitay, 37, of Bergenfield, on sexual assault and child endangerment charges. 

According to Prosecutor Musella, on Monday, November 29, the Bergenfield Police Department contacted the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office regarding the sexual assault of a minor younger than 13. 

During the investigation, it was determined that the victim was sexually assaulted by Chitay on more than one occasion.

As a result of the investigation, on Monday, November 29, Chitay was arrested and charged with aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault by contact and endangering the welfare of a child. 

Chitay was transported to the Bergen County Jail pending his first appearance in Central Judicial Processing Court.