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Jersey City woman sexually assaulted at knifepoint: prosecutor

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Posted at 6:37 PM, Apr 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-07 18:37:22-04

JERSEY CITY — Prosecutors in Hudson County are investigating a sexual assault that took place in the early morning hours Tuesday in Jersey City.

The incident took place at 2:30 a.m. on Warner Avenue and Ocean Avenue. Jersey City police and Hudson County Prosecutors SVU responded to a report of sex assault at knifepoint. The victim, a 37-year-old woman, was treated at a local hospital.

An investigation is underway. 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 or to leave an anonymous tip at: https://www.hudsoncountyprosecutorsofficenj.org/tips/. All information will be kept confidential.