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East Orange Man Accused of Sexual Assault in Rutherford

By kcora on
East Orange Rutherford

Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal announced the arrest of Rubadau Alverna, 32, of East Orange, on a charge of sexual assault.

According to authorities, on May 31, 2017, the Rutherford Police Department was contacted by a female victim who reported that she was sexually assaulted by Alverna.

The Rutherford Police Department contacted the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office and arrangements were made to interview the victim.

As a result of the investigation, Alverna was arrested on Tuesday in Rutherford and charged with one count of Sexual Assault, N.J.S.A. 2C:14-2c(1), a 2rd degree crime.

Alverna processed and lodged in the Bergen County Jail pending a first appearance in the Bergen County Central Judicial Court on June 7, 2017 at 9 a.m.

Prosecutor Grewal states that this charge is merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt, and would also like to thank the Rutherford Police Department for their assistance in this investigation.