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Police: Therapist tried to have sex with teen

August 28, 2009 11:57:29 AM PDT
A behavorial health therapist from Delran, New Jersey has been arrested for attempted sex asault of a teenage girl, who is also a former client.Jerome Weah, 33, was arrested on Monday. Police say they were notified last week when Weah allegedly called the 15-year-old victim, and said he wanted to have sex with her.

Police say Weah was the therapist for the 15-year-old victim until November, 2008.

According to investigators, Weah called the victim again Monday morning and asked her to meet him at a fast food restaurant on Route 130 in Edgewater Park. He then said he would take her to a motel for sex.

When he arrived at the restaurant, Weah was arrested.

Weah's bail was set at $100,000 with no 10 percent option.

Police ask that anyone with information about this attempted assault or other incidents involving Weah to call investigators at (609) 265-5771.


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