BEYOND BERGEN: An ex-con who Port Authority police charged with molesting a 23-year-old woman outside a Jersey City church has an extensive rap sheet with no fewer than a dozen arrests, CLIFFVIEW PILOT has found.
Officers Vito Venetucci and Po Ju Yoo grabbed 37-year-old Alfonzo Williams Jr. a short distance from the corner at Montgomery and Summit avenues following the 6 a.m. assault yesterday, the authority’s Joseph Pentangelo said.
Witnesses on bicycles flagged them down, he said.
The woman declined medical attention, Pentangelo said.
Williams, who was charged with criminal sexual contact, has a criminal history in New Jersey and Georgia dating back nearly 20 years, records show.
It includes arrests for drug distribution, robbery, aggravated assault, repeated weapons offenses and being a fugitive, among other crimes.
The rap sheet:
8/5/1995 (NJ): Manufactururing, Distributing CDS / Hindering
1/23/1993 (NJ): Robbery
7/4/1997 (NJ): Marijuana Possession / Loitering to Obtain and Distribute Drug
4/7/1997 (NJ): Criminal Tresspassing
8/25/2000 (GA): Criminal Tresspassing / Disorderly Conduct / Obstruction
9/26/2002 (GA): Aggravated Assault / Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon
11/20/2002 (GA): Shoplifting
2/23/2003 (GA): Receiving Stolen Property / Carrying a Concealed Weapon
5/22/2003 (GA): Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon / Fleeing Police / Driving while Suspended or Revoked
1/21/2004 (GA): Obstruction / DUI /
12/21/2004 (GA): Domestic Battery / Criminal Trespassing
5/6/2005 (NJ) : Aggravated Assault / Bail Jumping / Domestic Violence Weapons Possession
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