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Edgewater Man Charged with Sex Assault, Terroristic Threats Among Other Charges


Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli announced the arrest of Dunstan K. Williams, 24, of Edgewater, on charges of aggravated sexual assault, robbery, unlawful possession of a weapon and terroristic threat to kill.

On Saturday, Dec. 5 at approximately 8:15 a.m., a woman reported to the Edgewater Police Department that she was the victim of a sexual assault by a male acquaintance. The Edgewater Police notified the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit and a joint investigation ensued.

Based on interviews and the investigation, Williams was arrested and charged with three counts of aggravated sexual assault, one count of robbery, one count of possession of a weapon for unlawful purpose and one count of terroristic threats.

Bail on the criminal charges was set by the Honorable Charles E. Powers, Jr., $600,000.00 with no ten (10%) percent option.

As conditions of bail, Williams is to have no contact with the victim and must surrender his passport.

He was remanded to the Bergen County Jail in lieu of bail.