WILMER LARA ARRESTED FOR AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ASSAULT AND CHILD ENDANGERMENT 
TO: ALL NEWS MEDIA
FROM: PROSECUTOR JOHN L. MOLINELLI

Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli announced the arrest of WILMER LARA (DOB: 7/27/94) of 20 Coolidge Avenue, White Plains, New York. Mr. LARA was charged with Sexual Assault and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by members of the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office Special Victims Unit under the direction of Chief Carmen MARTINO and the Garfield Police Department, under the direction of Chief Kevin AMOS.

On October 15, 2014, members of the Bergen County Prosecutorís Office Special Victims Unit and the Garfield Police Department arrested Wilmer LARA after learning that he had engaged in sexual intercourse multiple times with a 13 year old female. The parents of the child contacted the Garfield Police Department after learning of the assaults. The Garfield Police then notified the Bergen County Prosecutorís Office Special Victims Unit. Arrangements were made for the child to be interviewed by a detective from the Special Victims Unit at the Bergen County Prosecutorís Office in Paramus, New Jersey. During that interview, the child provided specific details regarding her sexual relationship with Mr. LARA. The ensuing investigation resulted in the arrest of Mr. Wilmer LARA.

Wilmer LARA was charged with one (1) count of Sexual Assault and (1) one count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Bail for Mr. LARA was set by the Honorable Keith A. Bachmann, J.S.C. at $112,500 with no ten percent option and no contact with the victim as a condition of bail. Mr. LARA was remanded to the Bergen County Jail in lieu of bail.

Prosecutor Molinelli states that these charges are merely accusations and that the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt and would also like to thank the Garfield Police Department for their assistance in this investigation.


BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTOR'S OFFICE CHARGE INFORMATION FORM
DEFENDANT: WILMER LARA
DOB: 7/27/1994
LAST KNOWN ADDRESS: 20 COOLIDGE AVENUE, WHITE PLAINS, New York
MARITAL STATUS: SINGLE
OCCUPATION: UNEMPLOYED

ARREST INFORMATION
DATE OF ARREST: 10/15/14
PLACE OF ARREST/TOWN: BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTORíS OFFICE
AGENCIES EFFECTING ARREST: BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTORíS OFFICE SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT AND THE GARFIELD POLICE DEPARTMENT

CHARGE AND STATUTE CITATIONS
ONE (1) COUNT OF SEXUAL ASSAULT IN VIOLATION OF N.J.S.A. 2C:14-2C(4) Ė2ND DEGREE CRIME

ONE (1) COUNT OF ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF A CHILD IN VIOLATION OF N.J.S.A. 2C:24-4A-3RD DEGREE CRIME

ARRAIGNMENT INFORMATION
ARRAIGNMENT DATE: 10/21/14
JUDGE: HONORABLE GIUSEPPE RANDAZZO, J.M.C.
BAIL AMOUNT & CONDITIONS: $112,500.00 NO 10%, NO CONTACT WITH THE VICTIM AND SURRENDER PASSPORT
PRESENT STATUS: REMANDED TO BERGEN COUNTY JAIL IN LIEU OF BAIL


WILMER LARA


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ERIKA LUNA AND ISRAEL DIAZ-GARCIA ARRESTED FOR CHILD ENDANGERMENT 
TO: ALL NEWS MEDIA
FROM: PROSECUTOR JOHN L. MOLINELLI

Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli announced the arrests of ERIKA LUNA (DOB: 4/10/83) of 162 Liberty Road, Englewood, New Jersey and ISRAEL DIAZ-GARCIA (DOB: 7/25/85) of 162 Liberty Road, Englewood, New Jersey. Ms. LUNA and Mr. DIAZ-GARCIA were each charged with Endangering the Welfare of a Child. The arrests are the result of an investigation conducted by members of the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office Special Victims Unit under the direction of Chief Carmen MARTINO and the Englewood Police Department under the direction of Chief Lawrence SUFFERN.

On October 14, 2014, members of the Bergen County Prosecutorís Office Special Victims Unit and the Englewood Police Department arrested Erika LUNA and Israel DIAZ-GARCIA after learning that they repeatedly struck an eight (8) year old child causing bruising to the childís face and legs. A social worker at the childís school learned of the incident and contacted the Englewood Police Department who then notified the Bergen County Prosecutorís Office Special Victims Unit, as well as the Division of Child Protection and Permanency. Arrangements were made for the child to be interviewed by a detective from the Special Victims Unit at the Audrey Hepburn Childrenís House in Hackensack, New Jersey. During that interview, the child provided specific details regarding being struck by Ms. LUNA and Mr. DIAZ-GARCIA several times in the face and legs causing the aforementioned bruising. The ensuing investigation resulted in the arrests of Ms. LUNA and Mr. DIAZ-GARCIA.

Erika LUNA and Israel DIAZ-GARCIA were charged with one (1) count each of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Bail for Ms. LUNA and Mr. DIAZ-GARCIA was set by the Honorable Keith A. Bachmann, J.S.C. at $75,000.00 each with no ten percent option and no contact with the victim as a condition of bail. Ms. LUNA and Mr. DIAZ-GARCIA were both remanded to the Bergen County Jail in lieu of bail.

Prosecutor Molinelli states that these charges are merely accusations and that the defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt and would also like to thank the Englewood Police Department for their assistance in this investigation.

BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTOR'S OFFICE CHARGE INFORMATION FORM
DEFENDANT: ERIKA LUNA
DOB: 4/10/83
LAST KNOWN ADDRESS: 162 LIBERTY ROAD, ENGLEWOOD, NJ
MARITAL STATUS: MARRIED
OCCUPATION: DRY CLEANER

ARREST INFORMATION
DATE OF ARREST: 10/14/14
PLACE OF ARREST/TOWN: BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTORíS OFFICE
AGENCIES EFFECTING ARREST: BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTORíS OFFICE SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT ENGLEWOOD POLICE DEPARTMENT

CHARGE AND STATUTE CITATIONS
ONE (1) COUNT OF ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF A CHILD IN VIOLATION OF N.J.S.A. 2C:24-4A-2ND DEGREE CRIME

ARRAIGNMENT INFORMATION
ARRAIGNMENT DATE: 10/22/14
JUDGE: HONORABLE JAMES DOW, JR., J.M.C.
BAIL AMOUNT & CONDITIONS: $75,000.00, NO 10%, NO CONTACT WITH VICTIM
PRESENT STATUS: REMANDED TO BERGEN COUNTY JAIL IN LIEU OF BAIL


ERIKA LUNA


BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTOR'S OFFICE CHARGE INFORMATION FORM
DEFENDANT: ISRAEL DIAZ-GARCIA
DOB: 7/25/85
LAST KNOWN ADDRESS: 162 LIBERTY ROAD, ENGLEWOOD, NJ
MARITAL STATUS: MARRIED
OCCUPATION: CONSTRUCTION WORKER

ARREST INFORMATION
DATE OF ARREST: 10/14/14
PLACE OF ARREST/TOWN: BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTORíS OFFICE
AGENCIES EFFECTING ARREST: BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTORíS OFFICE SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT AND THE ENGLEWOOD POLICE DEPARTMENT

CHARGE AND STATUTE CITATIONS
ONE (1) COUNT OF ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF A CHILD IN VIOLATION OF N.J.S.A. 2C:24-4A-2ND DEGREE CRIME

ARRAIGNMENT INFORMATION
ARRAIGNMENT DATE: 10/22/14
JUDGE: HONORABLE JAMES DOW, JR., J.M.C.
BAIL AMOUNT & CONDITIONS: $75,000.00, NO 10%, NO CONTACT WITH VICTIM
PRESENT STATUS: REMANDED TO BERGEN COUNTY JAIL IN LIEU OF BAIL


ISRAEL DIAZ-GARCIA

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DANIEL PANZER ARRESTED FOR POSSESSION WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE "MOLLY" 
TO: ALL NEWS MEDIA
FROM: PROSECUTOR JOHN L. MOLINELLI

Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli announced the arrest of DANIEL K. PANZER (DOB: 02-01-1989) of 66 Palisade Avenue, Westwood, New Jersey, on drug possession charges. The arrest is the result of a two (2) month long investigation conducted by members of the Bergen County Narcotic Task Force under the direction of Chief Carmen MARTINO and Paramus Police Department under the direction of Chief Kenneth EHRENBERG.

On Friday, October 10, 2014, arrangements were made for an undercover detective from the Narcotic Task Force to purchase two hundred fifty (250) grams of suspected ďMollyĒ (powder Ecstasy) from Daniel PANZER for $4,500.00 in Paramus, New Jersey.

On that date, members of the Narcotic Task Force and Paramus Police Department observed Daniel PANZER arrive at a prearranged location in Paramus, New Jersey. At that time, detectives from the Narcotic Task Force and Paramus Police Department conducted an investigative stop of PANZER. During the investigative stop, PANZER was found to be in possession of approximately two hundred and fifty (250) grams of suspected ďMolly,Ē at which time, he was placed under arrest without incident.

The estimated street value of the suspected ďMollyĒ seized on that date is in excess of $ 10,000.00 dollars.

Daniel PANZER was charged with One (1) Count of Possession with the Intent to Distribute Molly in a quantity greater than Five (5) Ounces, a first degree crime. After being processed for arrest, PANZER was remanded to the Bergen County Jail in lieu of $75,000.00 bail with no 10% cash option which was set by the Honorable Louis J. Dinice of the Bergen County Central Municipal Court.

Prosecutor Molinelli states that this charge is merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt, and would also like to thank members of the Paramus Police Department for their assistance in this investigation.


BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTORíS OFFICE CHARGE INFORMATION SHEET

DEFENDANT: DANIEL K. PANZER
DOB: 02-01-1989
LAST KNOWN ADDRESS: 66 PALISADE AVENUE, WESTWOOD, NJ
MARITAL STATUS: SINGLE
OCCUPATION: UNEMPLOYED

ARREST INFORMATION
DATE & TIME OF ARREST: OCTOBER 10, 2014 @ 12:15 PM
PLACE OF ARREST/TOWN: PARAMUS, NEW JERSEY
AGENCIES EFFECTING ARREST: BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTORíS OFFICE AND THE PARAMUS POLICE DEPARTMENT

CHARGE AND STATUTE CITATIONS
N.J.S.A. 2C:35-5A(1)/5B(1) - ONE (1) COUNT OF POSSESSION WITH THE INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE MOLLY IN A QUANTITY GREATER THAN FIVE (5) OUNCES, A FIRST DEGREE CRIME

ARRAIGNMENT INFORMATION
ARRAIGNMENT DATE: OCTOBER 14, 2014 @ 1:30PM
JUDGE: HON. LOUIS J. DINICE, BERGEN COUNTY CENTRAL MUNICIPAL COURT
BAIL AND CONDITIONS: $ 75,000.00 NO 10% CASH OPTION
PRESENT STATUS: REMANDED TO THE BERGEN COUNTY JAIL


DANIEL PANZER




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ALEX SHENOUDA ARRESTED FOR CHILD ENDANGERMENT 
TO: ALL NEWS MEDIA
FROM: PROSECUTOR JOHN L. MOLINELLI

Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli announced the arrest of ALEX SHENOUDA (DOB: 5/10/70) of 117 Rutherford Place, North Arlington, New Jersey on a charge of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by members of the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office Special Victims Unit under the direction of Chief Carmen MARTINO and the North Arlington Police Department under the direction of Chief Louis GHIONE.

On October 10, 2014, members of the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office Special Victims Unit and the North Arlington Police Department arrested Alex SHENOUDA after learning that he repeatedly struck a six (6) year old child causing bruising to the childís leg and back. The principal of the childís school learned of the incident and brought the child to the school nurse who observed the bruising. The principal contacted the North Arlington Police Department who then notified the Bergen County Prosecutorís Office Special Victims Unit as well as the Division of Child Protection and Permanency. Arrangements were made for the victim to be interviewed by a detective from the Special Victims Unit at the Audrey Hepburn Childrenís House in Hackensack, New Jersey. During the interview, the victim provided specific details regarding being struck by Mr. SHENOUDA several times in the leg and back causing the aforementioned bruising. The ensuing investigation resulted in the arrest of Mr. SHENOUDA.

Alex SHENOUDA was charged with one (1) count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Bail for Mr. SHENOUDA was set by the Honorable Charles E. Powers, Jr., J.S.C. at $100,000.00 with no ten percent option, no contact with the victim or the victimís family and the surrender of his passport as a condition of bail. Mr. SHENOUDA was remanded to the Bergen County Jail in lieu of bail.

Prosecutor Molinelli states that these charges are merely accusations and that the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt and would also like to thank the North Arlington Police Department for their assistance in this investigation.

BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTOR'S OFFICE CHARGE INFORMATION FORM

DEFENDANT: ALEX SHENOUDA
DOB: 5/10/70
LAST KNOWN ADDRESS: 117 RUTHERFORD PLACE, NORTH ARLINGTON, NJ
MARITAL STATUS: MARRIED
OCCUPATION: DELIVERY MAN

ARREST INFORMATION
DATE OF ARREST: 10/10/14
PLACE OF ARREST/TOWN: BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTORíS OFFICE
AGENCIES EFFECTING ARREST: BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTORíS OFFICE SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT AND THE NORTH ARLINGTON POLICE DEPARTMENT

CHARGE AND STATUTE CITATIONS
ONE (1) COUNT OF ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF A CHILD IN VIOLATION OF N.J.S.A. 2C:24-4A-2ND DEGREE CRIME

ARRAIGNMENT INFORMATION
ARRAIGNMENT DATE: 10/23/14
JUDGE: JUDGE GEORGE SAVINO, J.M.C.
BAIL AMOUNT & CONDITIONS: $100,000.00, NO 10% OPTION, NO CONTACT WITH VICTIM OR VICTIMíS FAMILY, SURRENDER PASSPORT
PRESENT STATUS: REMANDED TO THE BERGEN COUNTY JAIL IN LIEU OF BAIL


ALEX SHENOUDA

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LOUIS TANTILLO ARRESTED ON CHARGES OF AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ASSAULT AND CHILD ENDANGERMENT 
TO: ALL NEWS MEDIA
FROM: PROSECUTOR JOHN L. MOLINELLI
DATE: OCTOBER 14, 2014

Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli announced the arrest of LOUIS J. TANTILLO (DOB: 6/19/64) of 116 Oak Drive, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey on charges of Aggravated Sexual Assault and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by members of the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office Special Victims Unit under the direction of Chief Carmen MARTINO and the Upper Saddle River Police Department under the direction of Chief Patrick ROTELLA.

On October 10, 2014, members of the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office Special Victims Unit and the Upper Saddle River Police Department arrested Louis J. TANTILLO after learning that he engaged in inappropriate sexual activity with an eleven (11) year old female. The victim, who is now sixteen (16) years of age and lives in another state, recently disclosed to a school counselor what had occurred and the counselor contacted the victimís mother and the Division of Child Protection and Permanency who notified the Bergen County Prosecutorís Office Special Victims Unit. Arrangements were made for the victim to be interviewed by detectives from that Unit and the Upper Saddle River Police Department. During that interview, the victim provided specific details regarding the sexual activity that occurred between her and Mr. TANTILLO. The ensuing investigation resulted in the arrest of Mr. TANTILLO.

Louis J. TANTILLO was charged with one (1) count of Aggravated Sexual Assault and one (1) count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Bail for Mr. TANTILLO was set by the Honorable Charles E. Powers, Jr., J.S.C. at $250,000.00 with no ten percent option and no contact with the victim as a condition of bail. Mr. TANTILLO was remanded to the Bergen County Jail in lieu of bail.

Prosecutor Molinelli states that these charges are merely accusations and that the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt and would also like to thank the Upper Saddle River Police Department for their assistance in this investigation.


BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTOR'S OFFICE CHARGE INFORMATION FORM

DEFENDANT: LOUIS J. TANTILLO DOB: 6/19/64
LAST KNOWN ADDRESS: 116 OAK DRIVE, UPPER SADDLE RIVER, NJ
MARITAL STATUS: MARRIED
OCCUPATION: OWNER OF CONSTRUCTION FIRM

ARREST INFORMATION
DATE OF ARREST: 10/10/14
PLACE OF ARREST/TOWN: 116 OAK DRIVE, UPPER SADDLE RIVER, NJ
AGENCIES EFFECTING ARREST: BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTORíS OFFICE SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT AND THE UPPER SADDLE RIVER POLICE DEPARTMENT

CHARGE AND STATUTE CITATIONS
ONE (1) COUNT OF AGGRAVATED SEXUAL ASSAULT IN VIOLATION OF N.J.S.A. 2C:14-2A(1)-1ST DEGREE CRIME

ONE (1) COUNT OF ENDANGERING THE WELFARE OF A CHILD IN VIOLATION OF N.J.S.A. 2C:24-4A-2ND DEGREE CRIME

ARRAIGNMENT INFORMATION
ARRAIGNMENT DATE: 10/14/14
JUDGE: JUDGE HARRY D. NORTON JR., J.M.C.
BAIL AMOUNT & CONDITIONS: $250,000.00, NO 10% OPTION, NO CONTACT WITH VICTIM
PRESENT STATUS: REMANDED TO THE BERGEN COUNTY JAIL IN LIEU OF BAIL



LOUIS TANTILLO
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NAZAR HASAN ARRESTED FOR POSSESSION AND DISTRIBUTION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY 
TO: ALL NEWS MEDIA
FROM: PROSECUTOR JOHN L. MOLINELLI

Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli announced the arrest of NAZAR HASAN, a citizen of Iraq, who resided at 16 Central Avenue, Ridgefield Park, New Jersey, date of birth 06/10/1978, on charges of Endangering the Welfare of a Minor, specifically Possession and Distribution of Child Pornography. Mr. HASAN was arrested on Saturday, October 11, 2014, without incident.

The arrest, which is the result of an investigation conducted by members of the Bergen County Prosecutorís Office Computer Crimes Unit under the direction of Chief Carmen MARTINO, stems from an Internet investigation in which Nazar HASAN was using the Internet to acquire and transmit and image depicting child pornography. In this case, the child pornography contained an image of a pre-pubescent child engaged in a sexual act.

Prosecutor Molinelli states that these charges are merely accusations and that the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.

Additionally, Prosecutor Molinelli would like to thank the Department of Homeland Security and the Ridgefield Park Police Department for assisting in the investigation.

BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTOR'S OFFICE CHARGE INFORMATION FORM

DEFENDANT: NAZAR HASAN
DOB: 06-10-1978
LAST KNOWN ADDRESS: 16 CENTRAL AVENUE, RIDGEFIELD PARK, NJ
MARITAL STATUS: SINGLE
OCCUPATION: UNEMPLOYED

ARREST INFORMATION
DATE OF ARREST: 10-11-14
PLACE OF ARREST/TOWN: RIDGEFIELD PARK, NJ
AGENCIES EFFECTING ARREST: BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTORíS OFFICE COMPUTER CRIMES UNIT

CHARGE AND STATUTE CITATIONS
One (1) count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child by Distributing Child Pornography, in violation of: N.J.S.A. 2C:24-4B(5)(A), a crime of the 2nd Degree

One (1) Count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child for Possession of Child Pornography, in violation of: N.J.S.A. 2C:24-4B(5)(B),a crime of the 4rd Degree

ARRAIGNMENT INFORMATION
ARRAIGNMENT DATE: WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 15, 2014 AT 1:30 P.M.
JUDGE: JUDGE LOUIS J. DINICE, J.M.C., BERGEN COUNTY CENTRAL MUNICIPAL COURT
BAIL AMOUNT & CONDITIONS $25,000 Full Cash Bond No 10%
PRESENT STATUS: BERGEN COUNTY JAIL


NAZAR HASAN

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