Atlantic City Man Charged with Sexually Assaulting Child
An Atlantic City man has been charged with sexually assaulting a child in connection with incidents involving the child over several years.
Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner says Santos Blanco, 41, was arrested Tuesday following a month long investigation involving detectives from Atlantic City and Pleasantville Police departments, and detectives from the Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office Special Victims Unit.
Tyner says Blanco is charged with "2 counts of 1st degree Aggravated Sexual Assault, 2 counts of 2nd degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child and 1 count of 3rd degree Endangering. The incidents of sexual assault occurred at Blanco’s residence in Atlantic City, as well as other locations. Investigation is currently ongoing with respect to other potential victims of Blanco."
Blanco is being held in jail.
SOURCE: Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office