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Jersey City Public School Security Guard Charged With Sex Crimes Involving Two Minors

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Jersey City

According to Hudson County officials, on Monday, October 31, the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit arrested Freddy Salas, 60, of Bayonne, on multiple sex crimes involving two children.

Jersey City officials say, Salas is charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault, two counts of Sexual Assault by Contact, crimes of the second degree, and two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child, crimes of the second degree.

Salas is a security guard with the Jersey City Public Schools at School 5.

Officials say, the crimes did not involve any students or occur on district property.

He was arrested in the area of Merseles and Fourth Streets and is being held at the Hudson County Correctional Facility pending his first court appearance.