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SVU INVESTIGATORS SEEK JERSEY CITY MAN CHARGED WITH SEXUAL ASSAULT
Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez has announced that an arrest warrant has been issued in connection with a sexual assault case being investigated by the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit. The case involves multiple sexual assaults that allegedly occurred in a Jersey City residence on multiple occasions and involved multiple juvenile victims who were acquainted with the suspect as a family friend. The last sexual assault occurred in April 2021.
Will Salomon-Lopez, age 42, of Jersey City has been charged with three counts of second-degree Sexual Assault by Contact in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:14-2b; one count of second-degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child and three counts of third-degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:24-4a(1).
Investigators are seeking the public’s assistance and are releasing several photos to help locate the suspect. Salomon-Lopez is described as a shorter man with a medium build and may be known by this name or another alias.
This is an active investigation and anyone with information as to the current whereabouts of Will Salomon-Lopez is asked to contact the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office SVU at (201) 915-1234 or leave an anonymous tip on the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office official website at https://www.hudsoncountyprosecutorsofficenj.org/anonymous-tip/. All information will be kept confidential.
The above charges are merely accusations, and the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty. R.P.C.3.6(b)(6).