18-Year-Old Plainfield Man Arrested After Attempting To Sexually Assault Hiker At Bridgewater Park
BRIDGEWATER, NJ – 18-year-old Elvin Martinez was taken into custody after dragging a Warren woman off a trail at a park in Bridgewater and attempting to sexually assault her.
On 16th of August, a 44-year-old Warren woman was walking along a trail at Washington Valley Park around 7:40 p.m. when Martinez pulled her off and attempted to rape her. He had his face and head covered with a T-shirt. She escaped after biting him. She got help from another hiker as he called 911 for assistance.
The cops utilized K-9s to search the area and find Martinez. He was found after some time and was taken into custody.
The cops charged Martinez for:
- Third-degree criminal sexual contact
- Third-degree criminal restraint
- Fourth-degree criminal coercion
- Disorderly person offense
News Source: www.Patch.com