85 busted as Brooklyn district attorney’s Project Tzedek targets child-sex predators in Orthodox Jewish community

December 11, 2011
SNARED:Andrew Goodman (above), one of 85 sex-abuse suspects arrested over the last three years by Project Kol Tzedek, has been accused of preying on the boys of Brooklyn’s Orthodox Jewish community and — even after his arrest on sex-assault charges — was caught on video ushering teens into his Flatbush home (below). He is being held on Rikers Island in lieu of a $1 million cash bail. (nypost.com) SNARED: Andrew Goodman (above), one of 85 sex-abuse suspects arrested over the last three years by Project Kol Tzedek, has been accused of preying on the boys of Brooklyn’s Orthodox Jewish community and — even after his arrest on sex-assault charges — was caught on video ushering teens into his Flatbush home (below). He is being held on Rikers Island in lieu of a $1 million cash bail.

Goodman was adopted and grew up in a traditional Jewish family. His parents went to synagogue and had Friday-night Sabbath meals, sources said. Goodman attended yeshivas through high school and went to yeshivas in Israel, the last time in 2005.