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Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: August 16, 2011
†††††††††††††††††† †††† Middlesex
County Prosecutorís Office
††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††† *News Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: August 16, 2011
Volunteer instructor charged with sex assault
County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and South Plainfield Police Chief James
Parker announced today that a religious instructor from
††††††††† Matthew Nesbitt, also known as Islam Abualwaan, (DOB
1/13/85) was arrested at about 1 a.m. on August 13, 2011, in
††††††††† He is being held at the
was arrested after Investigator
††††††††† At the time, Nesbitt volunteered as an Islamic studies instructor
††††††††† Anyone with information on this, or similar incidents, is asked to contact Investigator Torrisi of the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office at (732) 745-3636, or Detective Colucci of the South Plainfield Police Department at (908) 755-0700.
††††††††† As is the case with all criminal defendants, the charge against Nesbitt is merely an accusation and he is presumed innocent until proven guilty.