27-year-old Arrested for Alleged Sexual Assault in Somerset County, NJ
FRANKLIN (Somerset) — A township man has been charged with sexual assault in connection with an alleged incident in June.
Antonio Galindo-Salazar, 27, was arrested without incident on Jan. 25 and charged with second-degree sexual assault, according to the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office.
On June 20, the prosecutor's office received information about a woman who was alleging that she had been sexually assaulted. According to an interview by detectives, the victim was drinking alcohol at a residence in Franklin Township. The victim said she later woke up in a bedroom and found Galindo-Salazar on top her.
An investigation was conducted by the sex crimes/child abuse unit within the prosecutor's office and detectives from Franklin Township police.
Galindo-Salazar, who lives in the Somerset section of town, is lodged at Somerset County Jail pending a detention hearing.
Anyone with information related to the alleged incident is asked to contact the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office Sex Crimes Unit at (908) 231-7100 or the Franklin Township Police Department at (732) 873-5533.