Authorities have arrested a 21-year-old Jersey City man and charged him in several sexual assaults.
According to information provided by Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez, Amaury Deleon Cabrera met the victim, a 15-year-old girl, while working in a local corner store near the victim’s home.
Deleon Cabrera has been charged with two counts of second-degree Sexual Assault, Endangering the Welfare of a Child and Criminal Sexual Contact.
The assaults took place in Berry Lane Park in the Bergen-Lafayette neighborhood where the victim lives.
Deleon Cabrera was arrested yesterday at the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office in Jersey City.
Suarez credited the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit and the Jersey City Police Department for the investigation and arrest.