LOWER TOWNSHIP _ A Villas man has been charged with the aggravated sexual assault of a six-year-old girl.

Josue Montalvo, 20, of Matthews Avenue, was arrested Tuesday after an investigation by local police and the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office. Montalvo was charged with aggravated sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child.

Montalvo was remanded to the Cape May County Correctional Center. Judge Patricia Wild set bail at $100,000.

Richard Degener

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.