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Middlesex County Teen Charged with Sexually Assaulting Elderly Woman in her House


Middlesex County officials reported Monday that a juvenile male has been taken into custody and charged with an act of juvenile delinquency for offenses which, if committed by an adult, would constitute as Aggravated Sexual Assault, Sexual Assault, Burglary, and Theft.

Officials said on Monday, between Midnight and 12:30 A.M, a 68- year-old female victim was sexually assaulted in her residence.

According to police, the suspect entered the victim’s apartment located on Swider Drive in Parlin, woke her, sexually assaulted, and deprived her of belongings before fleeing the scene.

Officials said this is an active and ongoing investigation anyone with information or surveillance footage of the area is asked to call Detective Lauren Leyva of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victim’s Unit at 732-745-4499 or Detective Jeff Taylor of the Sayreville Police Department at 732-525-5450.