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Release* †† ††††††Date: July 13, 2009
††††††††††††††††††† †††† Middlesex
County Prosecutorís Office
††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††† *News Release* †† ††††††Date: July 13, 2009
Jeffrey Hagood, (DOB 4/17/60) of 33 Commercial Ave., Apt. 8-A, New Brunswick, was arrested Saturday July 11, 2009, on charges of sexually assaulting the girl on a number of occasions between March 1, 2009, and July 10, 2009.
He faces counts of aggravated sexual assault, sexual assault and endangering the welfare of the child.
was being held in lieu of $300,000 bail at the
An investigation by Detective Kenneth Abode, of the New Brunswick Police Department, and Investigator Sue Kowalski and Investigator Frank DiNinno, both of the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office, determined that Hagood had assaulted the girl in his home.
The investigation began after an anonymous caller contacted the state Division of Youth and Family Services, which alerted the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office.
Anyone with information on Hagood is asked to call Detective Abode at (732) 745-5200, or Investigator Kowalski or Investigator DiNinno at (732) 745-3600.
As is the case with all criminal defendants, the charges against Hagood are merely accusations and he is presumed innocent until proven guilty.