Jersey City teen accused of sexual assault in park bathroom

A 13-year-old boy from Jersey City has been accused of trying to sexually assault a young girl in a park bathroom over the weekend, according

JERSEY CITY - A 13-year-old boy from Jersey City has been accused of trying to sexually assault a young girl in a park bathroom over the weekend, according to a Jersey Journal report.

The boy was reportedly charged with sexual contact and criminal attempted sex assault after the girl reported the incident at her school.

The report said the incident occurred on Sunday at Pershing Field in the Heights.

The boy was arrested and later released to the custody of his older brother.

Jersey Journal

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