New Jersey Y Fires Maintenance Worker Charged with Sexual Assault

Abelardo Ramirez had worked part-time as a joint employee of the Ridgewood YMCA and YWCA in Bergen County, NJ, for five months ending Feb. 7. He was arrested Feb. 17 and charged with aggravated and criminal sexual assault, as well as endangering a minor.

The Ridgewood (NJ) YMCA recently fired a maintenance worker who was charged with sexually assaulting a teenager several years earlier.

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