TO: ALL NEWS MEDIA
FROM: PROSECUTOR MARK MUSELLA
DATE: SEPTEMBER 23, 2019
Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of ROBERT J. SETNITZKY (DOB: 9/10/1962; single; highway maintenance worker) of 9 Brook Avenue, Montvale, NJ on a charge of Possession Of Child Pornography. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office under the direction of Chief Robert Anzilotti.
The investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Cyber Crimes Unit revealed that ROBERT J. SETNITZKY used the Internet to view, download, and possess approximately 25,000 digital files depicting nude and/or sexually explicit prepubescent and pubescent children.
ROBERT J. SETNITZKY was arrested on Friday, September 20, 2019 in Paramus, NJ and charged with one count of Possession of Child Pornography in an amount greater than 1,000 files, in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:24-4(b)5(b)ii, a 2nd degree crime. ROBERT J. SETNITZKY was released with conditions following a first appearance in Central Judicial Processing Court in Hackensack.
Prosecutor Musella states that the charge is merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt. Prosecutor Musella thanks the Montvale Police Department its assistance with this investigation.