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Morris County man facing prostitution, sexual assault charges

HANOVER TOWNSHIP, NJ (Morris County) – A Morris County is facing several charges after allegedly prostituting a missing teen from Sussex County.

Gilson Caicedo, 23, of Morristown was charged on Sept. 11 with two counts of second-degree sexual assault of a minor at least 13 years old but less than 16 years old, one count of second-degree promoting prostitution, one count of fourth-degree criminal sexual contact, and two counts of third-degree endangering the welfare of a child.

According to police, the 13-year-old girl was reported as a missing person to the New Jersey State Police in Sussex County. When the teen was located at her home, investigators had learned that she was promised payment for having sex with Gilson.

Caicedo allegedly picked up the teen, transported her to a hotel in Hanover Township, had sex with her and then returned her home. Hanover Township Detectives located the suspect at the hotel where the alleged illegal acts occurred, police said.

Caicedo was interviewed and subsequently charged. He was transported to the St. Clair’s Hospital pending transport to jail.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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