EHT MAN GUILTY OF SEXUAL ASSAULT ON MULTIPLE WOMEN

Atlantic County Prosecutor James McClain

Atlantic County Prosecutor James McClain

An Egg Harbor Township man was found guilty of the sexual assault or attempted sexual assault of five women in Atlantic City throughout the summer of 2012. An Atlantic County jury convicted Hiten Patel, 35, of Ridge Avenue, of sexually assaulting five women, some of which while impersonating an undercover police officer and using an imitation gun to threaten them. Patel faces the potential of life in prison. Patel was found guilty of sexually assaulting five out of seven victims.