Suffolk County Police arrested a Huntington Station man for the sexual assault of a 16-year-old female that occurred in Huntington on November 11.
Daniel Adum, 19, of 11 Chichester Road, was charged with Criminal Sexual Act 1st Degree and Aggravated Sexual Abuse 2nd Degree. Adum was arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip.
A press conference was held at the Second Precinct, located at 1071 Park Ave. in Huntington, at 10 a.m. regarding this arrest.
Below is the original release.
Prospect Street, approximately 100 feet south of Main Street, Huntington on Sunday, November 11, 2018 at approximately 1:15 a.m.
Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are investigating the sexual assault of a teenage female that occurred in Huntington early this morning.
The victim, 16, was walking with a friend on Prospect Street, approximately 100 feet south of Main Street, at approximately 1:15 a.m. when she was sexually assaulted by a man.
The man was described as Hispanic, approximately 20 to 25 years old, with short hair on the side and long hair on top. The man, who has acne and a scar on his forehead, was wearing dark-colored shorts, a light-colored hooded sweatshirt and white sneakers. He fled on foot toward Main Street.
The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
Detectives are asking anyone with information on this incident to call the Second Squad at 631-854-8252 or anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.