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Newton Police Charged PA Man with Sexual Assault, Endangering Welfare of a Child


A cooperative investigation was initiated by Detectives from the Newton Police Department and the Sussex County Prosecutor's Office in February 2017 after information was received of an alleged sexual assault of a juvenile.

At the conclusion of the investigation, James L. Roff, 32, of Archbald, Pennsylvania was charged with Sexual Assault and Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

He was lodged in the Sussex County Jail pending a hearing pursuant to the Criminal Justice Reform Act.