Wilber Hernandez, 29, of Perth Amboy, was charged with second-degree sexual assault and fourth-degree criminal sexual assault involving two patients, including a 74-year-old woman in the emergency room.
In a separate incident in October, Hernandez was charged with fourth-degree criminal sexual contact, lewdness and a disorderly persons involving a 49-year-old female patient.
Hernandez has since been released and FREE TO GO thanks to NJ Bail Reform after the Arnold Foundation’s “Pretrial Risk Assessment” tool determined that he was not a danger to the community or a flight risk and therefore should not be subject to any accountable release – just a “promise” to appear.
Another “validated pretrial risk assessment” Failure.
New Jersey Bail Reform, Risk Assessments, and Pretrial Release Services…
- ZERO Accountability
- ZERO Deterrent
- ZERO Supervision
- ZERO concern for victims
- ZERO Bail…just a “pinky promise” to return
- Bail Reform – Dangerous, Reckless, and a Taxpayer Burden
(reported by NJ.com – July 13 2017)
A registered nurse was arrested Thursday on charges he sexually assaulted two patients, including a 74-year-old woman in a hospital emergency room.
Wilber Hernandez, 29, of Perth Amboy, was charged with second-degree sexual assault and fourth-degree criminal sexual assault after an incident June 29 with the 74-year-old patient, Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey and city police Director Anthony Caputo said.
Hernandez, who has been suspended from his job as a nurse at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, was also charged with fourth-degree criminal sexual contact, lewdness and a disorderly persons offense after an incident Oct. 13 involving a 49-year-old female patient, authorities said.
You’ve been LIED to New Jersey…NJ Bail Reform is RECKLESS, DANGEROUS, and YOU are PAYING for it.
Defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.