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NJ man arrested for sex assault of teen girl: officials

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Posted at 3:22 PM, Oct 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-10 15:22:39-04

JERSEY CITY — A Jersey City man has been arrested in connection with the sexual assault of a teenage girl, Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez said Saturday.

The arrest took place Friday at around 12:40 p.m. Darious Dickey, 21, was charged with the assault of a then-14-year-old girl in 2018.

The assault allegedly took place at a house on Ocean Avenue in Jersey City on February 17 of that year. He is believed to be an acquaintance of the victim.

Dickey is charged with sexual assault, endangering the welfare of a child and criminal sexual contact. He was taken to Hudson County Correctional Facility in Kearny pending a court appearance.