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Jersey City Music Teacher Arrested for Sexual Assault of Student

By metrostaff on
Jersey City

On Thursday, November 3, the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit arrested a 62-year-old Jersey City music teacher on charges he sexually assaulted a male student.

According to Hudson County officials, David Musial, of Jersey City, is charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault , a crime of the first degree, Sexual Assault, a crime of the second degree, Aggravated Criminal Sexual Contact, a crime of the third degree, Criminal Sexual Contact, a crime of the fourth degree, and Endangering the Welfare of a Child, a crime of the third degree.

Officials say, he was arrested at the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office in Secaucus and transported to the Hudson County Correctional Facility pending his first court appearance.

According to officals, the State has filed a detention motion, which is tentatively scheduled to be heard on Thursday, November 10.

The crimes occurred over four years, from 2018 and 2022, when the victim was between the ages of 14 and 18 years old.

The assaults occurred in Musial’s music studio on River Drive South in Jersey City.