Car Service Driver Sexually Assaulted Woman in Her Own Driveway, Prosecutors Say

Al-quon Hopkins Handout

A 31-year-old driver for an online car service was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman he drove to her New Jersey home early Monday.

The 27-year-old woman called 911 around 2 a.m. to report she had been attacked by the man in her own driveway in Wyckoff, prosecutors said.

The driver, Al-quon Hopkins, was later arrested and charged with one count of aggravated sexual assault. Prosecutors did not say what online company employed Hopkins, nor did they elaborate on whether he had a criminal history.

Hopkins, whose last known address was in Paterson, was remanded in lieu of $250,000 bail. If he makes bail at some point, he is not allowed to have contact with the victim and cannot work as a livery driver.

A 26-year-old Bronx man with a long rap sheet has been arrested in the attempted rape and robbery of a woman walking in Central Park earlier this week. Ida Siegal reports. (Published Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016)

It wasn't immediately clear if Hopkins had an attorney who could comment on the allegations. He is due in court next month.