PATERSON, NJ - A Paterson man faces sexual assault charges against a child following an investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office.

According to Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo, the charges against Nathan Santana, 22, stem from an incident reported to Moonachie Police on October 10. While charges were filed on November 5 authorities were unable to locate the suspect until February 5 when he was arrested in Moonachie. 

Santana is being held in Bergen County Jail lending a detention hearing on February 19.