HACKENSACK, NJ  -- Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella officially announced the arrest of Dr. Carl Renner of Glen Rock, NJ, on a charge of Sexual Assault, according to a press release. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Robert Anzilotti and the Hasbrouck Heights Police Department under the direction of Chief Michael Colaneri.

On Monday, June 3, 2019, the Hasbrouck Heights Police Department received information that Renner sexually assaulted a patient at his medical practice during a routine doctor visit. He is a general practitioner at Heights Medical Associates in Hasbrouck Heights, NJ. 

As a result of the investigation between the Prosecutor's Office and Hasbrouck Heights Police Department, Renner was arrested on Thursday, June 6, 2019 in Paramus, NJ and charged with one count of Sexual Assault, in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:14-2c(1), a 2nd degree crime. He was taken to the Bergen County Jail pending his first appearance in Central Judicial Processing Court in Hackensack, NJ on Friday, June 7.

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Prosecutor Musella states that the charge is merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt, and thanked the Hasbrouck Heights Police Department for its assistance in this investigation.


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