New Jersey State Police are asking for your help finding a South Jersey man wanted for allegedly sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl.

30-year-old Emeterio Alavez-Cruz of Pilesgrove Township is wanted for aggravated sexual assault of a minor.

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State Police have posted on Facebook that Emeterio is a Hispanic male, approximately 5’6” tall, and 150 pounds. Police say he has connections to the Rio Grande, Wildwood, Bridgeton, Penns Grove, and New Castle, Delaware.

If you have any information regarding the whereabouts of Emeterio Alavez-Cruz, you are asked to contact the State Police Fugitive Unit Tipline at (800) 437-7839 or their Woodstown Station at (856) 769-0775. Anonymous tips are welcome.

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