By CBSNewYork Team

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.

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The alleged assaults took place in 2019 at the Infinity Institute of Jersey City.

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Sunkara faces charges of sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child.

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Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit at 201-915-1234.

CBSNewYork Team