Map Interactive local COVID-19 tracker
Contact Us
Fort Lee Daily Voice serves Fort Lee, Leonia & Palisades Park
Return to your home site


Fort Lee Daily Voice serves Fort Lee, Leonia & Palisades Park

Nearby Towns

DV Pilot Police & Fire

‘Missing’ man charged in Teaneck gunpoint sexual assault

Photo Credit: Cliffview Pilot File Photo

YOU READ IT HERE FIRST: A 49-year-old former Fort Lee man who’d been reported missing three years ago was arrested by Teaneck police before dawn today following a gunpoint sexual assault.

Bum S. Suh of Teaneck was in police custody at Bergen Regional Medical Center with bail set at $500,000. The victim was taken to an area hospital around 1 a.m., police said.

Authorities characterized Suh as “mentally challenged” when he was reported missing by his family in December 2010. He was last seen at the Port Authority bus terminal on 42nd Street in Manhattan and was believed headed to California.

The charges against Suh:

  • Two counts of aggravated sexual assault;
  • Aggravated sexual assault with a weapon;
  • Criminal restraint;
  • Aggravated criminal sexual contact;
  • Illegal handgun and firearm possession charges



to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Fort Lee Daily Voice!

Serves Fort Lee, Leonia & Palisades Park

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.