The Ocean County prosecutor’s office announced Friday the arrests of Pedro Manzano and Juan Manzano.READ MORE: NYPD: Suspect In Custody For Possible DWI After Injuring Officer At Traffic Checkpoint In Lower Manhattan
Both men are charged with aggravated sexual assault and other offenses.
Victims who contacted the prosecutor’s office allege the assaults occurred in Beachwood between 2001 and 2007.
Detectives from the prosecutor’s office’s special victims unit arrested the men in Missouri with assistance from police departments in the towns of St. Joseph and Cameron.READ MORE: Overnight Gun Violence: 3 Men Shot In Queens, Innocent Woman Shot In Brooklyn, NYPD Says
The prosecutor’s office says 46-year-old Pedro Manzano of Cameron, has agreed to be extradited to New Jersey.
Fifty-two-year-old Juan Manzano, of St. Joseph, is contesting extradition.
It was not immediately known whether the two men are related, or whether either had retained an attorney.MORE NEWS: Man Arrested After Allegedly Attacking, Trying To Choke 11-Year-Old Girl At Manhattan Park
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