JERSEY CITY, N.J. — A southern New Jersey man has admitted to sexually assaulting several children in Atlantic City.

Atlantic County prosecutors say Adan Otero recently pleaded guilty to four counts of aggravated sexual assault and a child endangerment charge.

The 27-year-old Atlantic City man now faces a 17-year state prison term when he’s sentenced later this year.

Authorities say the assaults occurred over several months in 2016 in various locations. They did not say how Otero knew the victims, who were all under the age of 10.

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