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Elizabeth Teen Arrested for Assault in Roselle Park

By rlsmetro on
Roselle Park

According to a statement released by police, April 26th, 2019 at 8:00 am, Officer James Cantrell was on patrol in the area of Westfield Ave. and Sherman Ave.

Officials said in a statement that Officer Cantrell observed a male party on a bike, matching the description of a person of interest, wanted in connection to a criminal sexual contact that occurred on April 16th in Roselle Park.

Detective Sergeant Richard Cocca then conducted a pedestrian stop.

Through an investigation, officials say it was determined that the male subject, was the person that committed the criminal sexual contact on April 16th.

A male juvenile from Elizabeth was charged with Fourth Degree Criminal Sexual Contact. He was processed and released pending a future Union County Superior Family Court date according to police.