On Wednesday, police announced they’d arrested a homeless man, Nico Natividad, for the alleged crime.
Elmer Yanes, 31, of the 1200 block of Lisa Drive, was committed to the Bucks County Prison in lieu of $1 million bail after being arraigned on charges of rape, aggravated indecent assault, and related offenses.
A directive from acting state Attorney General John Hoffman extends the minimum hold time — which had been 90 days.
Ocean County prosecutors say 46-year-old Antonio Jones of Lakewood received the term under the state’s “Three Strikes” law.
A Deputy Attorney General in Delaware has been charged with rape in connection with the alleged sexual assault of a 16-year-old boy.
Six suspects are accused of preying on minors in chatrooms and luring them into sexual activities.
Prosecutors say 41-year-old Brian Killion of Absecon preyed on the children during camping trips in Burlington and Cape May counties, at his home, at their homes and in his truck between 1997 and 2010. The boys were between 11 and 15 years old.
A federal government agency is looking into Penn State’s handling of sexual harassment and sexual assault complaints to see if it had responded immediately and appropriately.
Authorities say a man wanted sought for more than 19 years in the sexual assault of a 6-year-old girl in southern New Jersey has been captured in Spain.
A former minister already serving time for having sex with an underage girl has been sentenced to 10 more years for having sex with her sister.
Neighbors near Kosciuszko Park in Wilmington expressed anger and outrage Friday, after learning the details of a brutal gang-rape that happened in the park Thursday.
Authorities say a 14-year-old girl was sexually assaulted early Saturday morning in Wissinoming Park.
Thirty-one-year-old Benjamin Stopper was charged Friday with institutional sexual assault and corruption of minors stemming from an alleged affair with the Conrad Weiser High School student.
A man accused of abducting his 15-year-old former girlfriend off a Trenton street and holding her captive for four days while he beat and sexually assaulted her has pleaded guilty to threatening the teen.
The incident happened on Sunday at about 10:40 p.m. on the 6000 block of Wister Street.