HAMILTON TOWNSHIP - Police arrested a 24-year-old man on charges of sexually assaulting a minor in the Mizpah section of the township early Wednesday morning.

Andres J. Torres-Negro assaulted a 14-year-old child while he was temporarily staying at the residence, police said. The incident was reported just before 3 a.m.

The child was taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Campus, for treatment of injuries before being released.

Torres-Negro was charged with aggravated sexual assault and taken to Atlantic County Jail. Bail is set at $150,000 cash.

Anjalee Khemlani

Senior copy editor for the Press of Atlantic City. Have worked as a reporter, copy editor and news editor with the paper since 1985. A graduate of the University of Delaware.