PISCATAWAY – A 17-year-old male has been charged with aggravated sexual contact and burglary of a Rutgers University student, Middlesex County authorities said on Monday.

The county Prosecutor’s Office alleges that the sexual contact and burglary happened on Oct. 20 at 7:40 a.m. in the Quad 2 residence building on the Livingston Campus in Piscataway.

The victim, authorities said, was sleeping at the time. The suspect was also charged with criminal sexual contact.

The investigation is still active. Anyone with information is asked to call Rutgers Police Detective Sgt. Carlos Rodriguez at 732-932-7211 or Prosecutor’s Office Detective Julissa Alvarado at 732-745-3711.

— Christopher Lang

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