Release* Date: July 2, 2010
County Prosecutor’s Office
*News Release* Date: July 2, 2010
New York man charged with luring in Edison
C. Edwards (DOB 4/1/73) of
is being held at the
was arrested and charged following an investigation by Edison Police Detective
John Canavera, who determined that Edwards was driving a van at about 2:30 p.m.
on June 30, 2010, when he solicited a 14-year-old girl as she was walking in
the vicinity of
girl refused the ride and called her mother, who called police. Edwards was
apprehended a short time later in his van on
Anyone who has information on this, or similar incidents, is asked to call Detective Alan Sciarrillo of the Edison Police Department at (732) 248-7561.
Edwards is described as Hispanic with a light brown complexion, hazel-green eyes and brown hair. He weighs 170 pounds and is 5-foot, 9-inches tall.
was driving a light blue, 1998 Ford van with a
As is the case with all criminal defendants, Edwards is presumed innocent until proven guilty.