On 7/12/20 at 12:15 pm, Patrolman Ryan Hokanson, Patrolman James Cantrell as well as Roselle Park Detectives, responded to the area of the 100 block of West Webster Ave. for a report of a female being assaulted. After speaking with witnesses, it was learned that a female was inappropriately touched by a person walking by.

A pedestrian stop was then conducted on a person matching the description given to officers by the witnesses.   

Following an investigation, Satnam Bhatoa 28, of Roselle Park, was taken into custody.

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Bhatoa was charged with one count of criminal sexual contact. Bhatoa was lodged into the Union County Jail pending a future Union County Superior Court date.

It appears that this is an isolated incident and no one reported to be injured.