A Plainfield man is charged for allegedly sexually assaulting a girl he met through a smart-phone app.

Gregory Cohen of Plainfield charged with sexually assaulting a minor. (South Plainfield Police)

An investigation by South Plainfield Police on February 1 around 5:00 pm found that Gregory Cohen set up a meeting with the minor and is accused of then sexually assaulting her at the girls residence.

The 57-year old Cohen was arrested, brought to the Middlesex County Jail and charged with Sexual Assault, Criminal Sexual Contact and Endangering The Welfare of a Child.

He was released from custody by a Superior Court Judge 'pursuant' to the bail reform act.

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Contact Reporter Vin Ebenau at 848-221-8100 or at vin.ebenau@townsquaremedia.com