🚨 North Bergen man charged with aggravated sexual assault

🚨 Victim knew the defendant

🚨 All the sex assaults happened in one home, officials said

NORTH BERGEN — A North Jersey man is accused of sexually assaulting a young girl repeatedly last year.

Edgar Rompich-Ramos was arrested by the Special Victims Unit for the Hudson County Prosecutor's Office on Friday.

The 19-year-old North Bergen man repeatedly had sex with the 11-year-old girl at a residence in the township in 2023, according to Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez.

Edgar Rompich-Ramos (Hudson County Prosecutor's Office/Google Maps)
Edgar Rompich-Ramos (Hudson County Prosecutor's Office/Google Maps)

Authorities said that the girl and Rompich-Ramos were known to each other. How the two knew each other was not disclosed.

He is charged with first-degree aggravated sexual assault, first-degree child endangerment for facilitating child sex abuse material, and third-degree child endangerment.

Rompich-Ramos is being held at Hudson County jail. He has a court hearing set for Wednesday.

North Bergen police vehicle (Google Maps)
North Bergen police vehicle (Google Maps)

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