NY Woman Kidnapped in Union City was Sexually Assaulted in North Bergen, Prosecutor says

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Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez has released the following information:

A 26-year-old New York woman was kidnapped from Union City after an unknown man entered the car she was resting in and drove her to North Bergen Tuesday night where he sexually assaulted her at approximately 10:30 p.m. The vehicle she was in had been parked and left running in the midtown area of Kennedy Boulevard in Union City.

The victim, who was asleep in the car, was transported to the downtown area of North Bergen. She awoke to an unknown male sexually assaulting her. The actor – who is described as a light skin Hispanic male in his mid-forties with a medium build – fled the scene.

The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit and the Union City and North Bergen Police Departments are actively investigating this case. No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Office of the Hudson County Prosecutor at 201-915-1234. All information will be kept confidential.