MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. – Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Burlington Township Director of Public Safety Bruce Painter announced that a Burlington Township man was charged yesterday with sexually assaulting a minor.
William L. Sanchez-Monllor, 36, of the 600 block of Neck Road, was charged with two counts of Aggravated Sexual Assault (First Degree), two counts of Sexual Assault (Second Degree) and one count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child (Second Degree).
Sanchez-Monllor is employed as a law enforcement officer with the Trenton Police Department. He was taken into custody yesterday at the Burlington Township Police Department.
A first appearance will be held today in Superior Court, and a detention hearing will be held in the near future. The case will then be prepared for presentation to a Grand Jury for possible indictment.
The abuse occurred on multiple occasions in Burlington County. Details of the assaults were sealed by a Superior Court judge.
Sanchez-Monllor will be prosecuted by Assistant Prosecutor Stephen Eife, supervisor of the BCPO Major Crimes Unit, Special Victims Section.
The case is being investigated by detectives from the Burlington Township Police Department and the Prosecutor’s Office. The lead investigators are BCPO Detective Tony Luyber and Burlington Township Detective Ruben Ortiz-Cruz.