HACKENSACK, NJ -  Wood-Ridge resident Steven Cabrera was arrested on three charges as a result of a joint investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Robert Anzilotti and the Wood-Ridge Police Department under the direction of Chief John Korin, it was announced by Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella.

The Wood-Ridge Police Department received information that Cabrera sexually assaulted a child under the age of 13 on Tuesday, May 5, 2020. The Wood-Ridge Police Department contacted the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit.

As a result of an investigation, on Tuesday, May 5, Cabrera was arrested and charged with one count of Aggravated Sexual Assault, a first degree crime; one count of Sexual Assault By Sexual Contact, a second degree crime; and one count of Endangering The Welfare Of A Child By Sexual Conduct, a third degree crime. He is scheduled for his first appearance in Central Judicial Processing Court in Hackensack, NJ, on Monday, May 18.

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Prosecutor Mark Musella reminds the public that the charges are merely accusations and that the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt. He also thanked the Wood-Ridge Police Department for its assistance in the investigation

 

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