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Authorities have arrested a man in the sexual assault of his stepdaughter.

On Monday, members of the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit arrested a 64-year-old Jersey City man on charges that he sexually assaulted his 17-year-old stepdaughter on February 20 inside of a Jersey City residence.

The man’s name is being withheld to protect the identity of the girl.

He is charged with two counts of Sexual Assault and Endangering the Welfare of a Child.

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