Matawan Police Charge Hazlet Man with Sex Assault of Boy, 15

The charges accuse the man of sexually assaulting the 15-year-old on several occasions

The Matawan Borough Police Department have charged a Hazlet man with sexually assaulting a teenager on several occassions over the last year, according to Lt. Ben Smith.

Robert Schwarz, 45, is accused of sexual assault and sexual penetration of a 15-year-old male between July 2011 and May 2012. He was charged with second degree aggravated sexual assault and third degree endangering the welfare of a child on Saturday, May 26.

The victim's father reported the situation to police, according to Smith. Schwarz knew the family but is not a relative, Smith said.

In July 2006, Schwarz was convicted on charges he committed a sexual offense and aggravated assault.

Schwarz was committed to Monmouth County Correctional Institution. Bail was set at $200,000 to be posted in full.

Det. Steve Sakowski was the investigating officer.

Kathy May 30, 2012 at 11:24 PM
OMG, he used to be a custodian at RDS. I am sickened.
colleen May 31, 2012 at 11:08 AM
I new him when he was younger. If I rember correctly. He was also a costodian in Matawan aberdeen. School system also I think he was a little slow mentally. Still no excuse for what he did
NJGirl - Aberdeen June 02, 2012 at 04:21 AM
Hi Kathy! I was just thinking the same thing... all those children at RDS.
Denise June 03, 2012 at 01:21 AM
Can anyone tell me the years he was working at Ravine.
NJGirl - Aberdeen June 27, 2012 at 03:07 PM
I believe he worked there 2003 - 05


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