Gymnastics coach charged with child sexual assault

Joseph Catrambone, of Deptford Township, has been arrested and is being held without bail.

Joseph J. Catrambone, 29, of Deptford Township has been arrested and charged with sexually assaulting two girls under age 13, one in October 2016 and one on two successive dates in March 2017 at a Williamstown gymnastics center.

In addition to three counts of sexual assault, Catrambone, a gymnastics coach, is also charged with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and one count of simple assault against one of the girls on March 24.

The charges allege Catrambone sexually assaulted that girl on March 23 and 24 where he was employed at Atlantic Coast Gymnastics, a gym some Washington Township students attend.

Catrambone was arrested by the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office on April 24. He is being held without bail pending a detention hearing.

Assisting in the investigation was the Monroe Township Police Department. Anyone with further information about Catrambone’s interaction with children is asked to contact Det. Gregory Malesich of the prosecutor’s office at (856) 384–5626, or Monroe Police Det. K. Bielski at (856) 728–9800, ext. 516.