Teacher’s Assistant Charged with Sexual Assault

Tyrone Pullins, 29, of Newark has been arrested and charged with two counts of 2nd degree sexual assault and two counts of 3rd degree endangering the welfare of a child.

Allegations that the defendant sent photographs, of a sexual nature, and engaged in sexual conduct with a 16-year-old student at Westside High School. Mr. Pullins was employed as a teacher’s aide, at the time these crimes are alleged to have occurred.


These are accusations. All defendants are presumed innocent unless and until they enter a guilty plea or are found guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.