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Township of Ocean Police Department
Monday July 25th, 2022 :: 09:54 a.m. EDT


Lewdness incident leads to arrest of Asbury Park man

SUBJECT: Lewdness incident leads to arrest of Asbury Park man
DATE/TIME: 07/21/2022 6:29 pm                 
OFFICERS: Detectives Christopher Clune, Dean Schoch, Zachary Rhein, Steve Walker, Mike Legg, Arthur Barnek and Officers Glennis Polanco, Alicea Angelo and Detective Lieutenant Paul Flammia.
LOCATION: Joe Palaia Park   
ACCUSED: Sergio Lopez- Sanchez 33 year old male of Asbury Park, NJ   
NARRATIVE:   On July 21st 2022 at approximately 6:29 pm, the depicted male subject was arrested for lewdness, stemming from an incident which occurred within Joe Palaia Park on July 18th 2022.  During that incident the male subject exposed himself to a female who was walking on a path in the park.  At the time of his arrest, the male subject was identified as Sergio Lopez- Sanchez of Asbury Park.  Investigation revealed that the male subject operates a white Ford work van.
Sergio Lopez- Sanchez was charged with Lewdness and Harassment.  He was processed at police headquarters and released on a criminal summons pending a future court appearance. 
The Ocean Township Police Department is asking that anyone who has additional information regarding this investigation or who has experienced any similar incidents involving the depicted subject, to contact Detective Christopher Clune of the Ocean Township Police Department at (732)531-1800 x. 2242.
The Ocean Township Police Department would also like to remind township residents to remain vigilant at all times and always be aware of your surroundings in order to identify suspicious behavior and prevent potential criminal activity.
PREPARED BY:         Detective Sergeant Matthew Jackiewicz
                                    Public Information Officer
                                    (732) 531-1800
                                    [email protected]
DATE:                          07/25/2022

Township of Ocean Police Department
399 Monmouth Road
Ocean Township, NJ 07755

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 732-531-1800

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