HICKSVILLE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A teacher is accused of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl at a school in Jersey City.
The Hudson County prosecutor’s office said 67-year-old Apparao Sunkara was arrested Tuesday at his home in Hicksville.READ MORE: Connecticut Mother Sharon Williams Accused Of Abandoning Child With Disability In Bridgeport
The alleged assaults took place in 2019 at the Infinity Institute of Jersey City.READ MORE: Transportation Crews Sent Out Across New York City For Pothole Blitz
Sunkara faces charges of sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child.MORE NEWS: NY Chapter Of National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum Calls For Community-Based Solutions To Anti-Asian Attacks
Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit at 201-915-1234.