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05-05-2016, 08:55 AM

May 5, 2016 Last updated: Thursday, May 5, 2016, 12:32 AM
Jersey City man arrested in connection to Garfield crime


Police arrested a Jersey City man on aggravated sexual assault, robbery and possession of a handgun charges for an incident that occurred in October 2015 in Garfield.

Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal announced the arrest Steven Burno, 21, of Jersey City, on two counts of first degree aggravated sexual assault, one count of first degree robbery, and one count of second degree possession of a handgun for unlawful purposes.

On Oct. 24, 2015, three men, Xavier Epps, Tymell White and Burno, all of Jersey City, forced their way into a home in Garfield. The home was occupied by two adult females and one adult male. Epps, White and Burno held the occupants at gunpoint and stole items and cash from the residence. The three men also sexually assaulted one of the female residents prior to fleeing.


Xavier Epps, left; Tymell White