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A Jersey City man was arrested yesterday and charged with sexually assaulting an 11 year-old girl.

According to the Hudson County Prosecutor’s office, William Dudek, 56, of Jersey City, assaulted the victim yesterday before 4 p.m. on Central Avenue. Dudek is a stranger to the victim.

Dudek was arrested by Hudson County Prosecutor’s Special Victims Unit and charged with Sexual Assault by Contact and Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

He was remanded to the Hudson County Correctional Facility pending his first court appearance. The State has filed a detention motion, which is tentatively scheduled to be heard on Wednesday, March 23, 2022.

Anyone wishing to report a sex crime should call the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit (SVU) at 201-915-1234.