Paterson man charged with sexually abusing 13-year-old child | Paterson Times

Paterson man charged with sexually abusing 13-year-old child


A city man has been arrested for allegedly sexually abusing a 13-year-old child, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.

Mario E. Hernandez, 54-year-old, was arrested on Wednesday. He has been charged with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and criminal sexual contact.

Hernandez allegedly sexually abused the 13-year-old in the child’s home in Paterson between October and November 2020 while an eight-year-old child was present in the room.

Hernandez could face more than 11 years in state prison if convicted.

  • Miss jamaica

    Let him serve all 11 years and if the courts can give if more please do.
    Any adult that messes with a child should be punish to the full extent.

    • Paterson Resident

      Not in Paterson. Criminals get off EASY!!!!

  • J. Brown.

    This seems to be more common in Paterson than the shootings.

  • #fuckblm

    A judge in Paterson freed him Thursday, with conditions, under New Jersey's 2017 bail reform law, with conditions.

    • MarquinhoGaucho

      let me guess Portelli? He seems to like letting dangerous criminals loose on the street