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Point Pleasant priest Romannilo Apura charged with sexual contact with teen boy

Mercer County Prosecutor Joseph L. Bocchini Jr. says

Mercer County Prosecutor Joseph L. Bocchini Jr. says the Father Nilo Apura, 67, is charged with endangering the welfare of a child and aggravated criminal sexual contact. (Credit: News 12 New Jersey)

A priest from St. Martha's Parish in Point Pleasant was arrested Thursday and charged with engaging in sexual conduct with a teenage boy.

Mercer County Prosecutor Joseph L. Bocchini Jr. says Father Nilo Apura, 67, is charged with endangering the welfare of a child and aggravated criminal sexual contact. He was taken into custody at the church Thursday morning.

Police say Apura allegedly...

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