Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of Mr. Rodney T. Mills, 53, of Irvington Townshop on charges of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Contact and the Neglect Of A Disabled Person.
The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Robert Anzilotti and the Rochelle Park Police Department under the direction of Chief Robert Flannelly.
According to Bergen County officials. on Friday, September 27, the Rochelle Park Police Department received information that Mr. Robert T. Mills intimately touched a disabled person and had that person intimately touch him at a medical facility in Rochelle Park.
Police say as a result of the investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit and the Rochelle Park Police Department, Mills was arrested in Rochelle Park on Tuesday, October 15th and charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault By Contact in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:14-3a, a 3rd degree crime and Endangering the Welfare Of A Disabled Person in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:24-8a, also a 3rd degree crime.
Police transported Mills to the Bergen County Jail pending his first appearance in Central Judicial Processing Court in Hackensack on today.
Prosecutor Musella states that the charges are merely accusations and that the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt and would like to thank the Rochelle Park Police Department for its assistance in this investigation.
**CORRECTION**: An earlier release from The Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office has the suspect’s birthdate as 9-10-1993 making him 26-Years-Old
Officials issued a correction by saying the suspect is 53-Years-Old