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Prosecutor: Palisades Park Student, 20, Had Sex With Underage Girl

Erick Ajxollip
Erick Ajxollip Photo Credit: Courtesy BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTOR

PALISADES PARK, N.J. – A 20-year-old Palisades Park student had sex with an underage girl, said authorities who arrested him.

Erick Ajxollip, who also works as a baker, was arrested following an interview with the girl, who was under 16 when the alleged relationship occurred, Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal said Friday.

Detectives from his office and Palisades Park police charged Ajxollip with sexual assault and child endangerment.

A judge ordered him held in the Bergen County Jail pending a detention hearing in Central Judicial Processing Court in Hackensack.


ALSO SEE: Nothing in the law can be more definitive than what constitutes statutory rape: It is a crime that occurs in New Jersey when one of the partners is between 13 and 16 and the other is at least four years older. And it can put a convicted offender in prison for a long time, among other serious consequences:


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