The suspect in multiple sexual assaults in Irvington NJ is in police custody after he surrendered to police.
The suspect is a 41-year-old male with addresses in both Irvington and Newark, New Jersey. According to authorities, he was the culprit in several sex assaults committed near the intersection of Grove Street and Nye Avenue in Irvington, NJ.
The suspect allegedly used a handgun to threaten the female victims, force them off the street, and rape them.
Detectives with both the Irvington Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office investigated the sexual assaults and attempted to find the suspect.
Once police identified the suspect, Irvington NJ cops patrolled the township in search of the sex assault suspect. The suspect ultimately made the decision to surrender to authorities.
The suspect now faces multiple criminal charges, including aggravated sexual assault, kidnapping, and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose.
For additional information about this case, read the NJ.com article, “Man Wanted in Series of Sex Assaults Surrenders, Irvington Police Say.”