Category: Unsolved Homicides

Aulton Mears Homicide – 2017

Date of Incident: September 20, 2017 Address/Location: Myrtle Street and Lakeview Avenue Municipality: Bridgeton, NJ Victim: Aulton Mears  The Bridgeton Police Department and the CCPO Major Crimes Unit,  investigated the shooting death of Aulton Mears.  Officers discovered the victim, Aulton S. Mears of Bridgeton, NJ, located in his vehicle. Mears had sustained multiple gunshot wounds and was read more »

Eric Blocker Homicide – 2017

Date of Incident: August 9, 2017 Address/Location: 300 Block of North Pearl Street Municipality: Bridgeton, NJ Victim: Eric Blocker  The Bridgeton Police Department and the CCPO Major Crimes Unit,  investigated the shooting death of Eric Blocker.  A male subject identified as Eric Blocker of Bridgeton, NJ was shot multiple times in the 300 block of North Pearl read more »

Vincent Horns Homicide – 2017

Date of Incident: April 22, 2017 Address/Location: Rear of Tips Trailer Park, 868 East Commerce Street Municipality: Fairfield Township, NJ Victim: Vincent Horns  New Jersey State Police, with assistance from the CCPO Major Crimes Unit,  investigated the shooting death of Vincent Horns when he was found shot to death at the rear of Tips Trailer Park in Fairfield read more »

Leanard Resto Homicide – 2017

Date of Incident: February 20, 2017 Address/Location: Area of South East Avenue and York Streets Municipality: Bridgeton Victim: Leanard Resto  Bridgeton Police Department and CCPO Major Crimes Detectives investigated the shooting death of Leanard Resto when he was found shot to death in the alleyway located behind 135 East Avenue in the city of Bridgeton. The manner of death was read more »

Dehaven Jackson Homicide – 2016

Date of Incident: October 5, 2016 Address/Location: 277 South Pine Street Municipality: Bridgeton Victim: Dehaven Jackson  Bridgeton Police Department and CCPO Major Crimes Detectives investigated the shooting death of Dehaven Jackson. Jackson was shot and found deceased in the area of 277 South Pine Street in Bridgeton. The manner of death was classified as a homicide. read more »

Devin Watson Homicide – 2016

Date of Incident: July 26, 2016 Address/Location: 2213 South Second Street (Delsea Gardens Apartments) Municipality: Millville Victim: Devin Watson  Millville Police Department and CCPO Major Crimes Detectives investigated the shooting death of Devin Watson. Watson was shot while hanging around the parking area in the Delsea Gardens Apartment Complex. The manner of death was classified as a read more »

Rickie Harris, Jr. Homicide – 2016

Date of Incident: April 7, 2016 Address/Location: King Drive Municipality: Fairfield township Victim: Rickie Harris, Jr.  New Jersey State Police and CCPO Major Crimes Detectives investigated the shooting death of Rickie Harris, Jr. Harris was shot while sitting as the passenger in a vehicle that was parked on King Drive in Fairfield Township. The manner read more »

Rasheem Howard Homicide – 2015

Date of Incident: December 1, 2015 Address/Location: 333 Colfax Street Municipality: Bridgeton Victim: Rasheem Howard  Bridegeton Police and CCPO Major Crimes Unit Detectives investigated the shooting death of Rasheem Howard at 333 Colfax Street. The manner of death was classified as a homicide. ***NOTICE*** The above contains information regarding an open homicide investigation (commonly referred read more »

Reuben Jacobs Homicide – 2014

Date of Incident: July 1, 2014 Address/Location: 261 South Avenue Municipality: Bridgeton, NJ Victim: Reuben Jacobs  On July 1, 2014, Bridgeton Police Department responded to 261 South Avenue, Bridgeton, NJ for a reported gunshot victim. Arriving officers located the victim, Reuben Jacobs, deceased in the driveway of this address from a single gunshot wound. The read more »

Arthur Rease (AKA: Gotti) Homicide – 2014

Date of Incident: April 14, 2014 Address/Location: 527 Park Avenue Municipality: Vineland, NJ Victim: Arthur Rease (AKA: Gotti)  On April 14, 2014, Vineland Police Department responded to 527 Park Avenue for a report of two gunshot victims.  One was identified as Arthur Rease.  Reese succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased a day later. read more »

Jonathan Candelario Homicide – 2014

Date of Incident: April 14, 2014 Address/Location: 813 Montrose Street Municipality: Vineland, NJ Victim: Jonathan Candelario  On April 14, 2014, members of the Vineland Police Department responded to 813 Montrose Street for a report of two gunshot victims.  One was identified as Jonathan Candelario.  Candelario was transported and treated for the gunshot wounds he sustained, read more »

Arthur Stelts Homicide – 2013

Date of Incident: May 9, 2013 Address/Location: 1001 West Landis Avenue, 140 Municipality: Vineland, New Jersey Victim: Arthur Stelts  On May 8, 2013, Vineland Police Department learned the victim, Arthur Stelts, was in critical condition after sustaining injuries that were suspicious in nature.  Stelts died as a result of those injuries. The manner of death read more »

Courtney M. Allen Homicide – 2011

Date of Incident: December 31, 2011 Address/Location: 229 East Walnut Road Municipality: Vineland, New Jersey 08360 Victim: Courtney M. Allen On December 31, 2011, the victim, Courtney M. Allen, was found decease in her residence. Allen’s death has been ruled a Homicide. ***NOTICE*** The above contains information regarding an open homicide investigation (commonly referred to read more »

Raymond D. Allen Jr. Homicide – 2011

Date of Incident: November 17, 2011 Address/Location: 1659 Venus Drive Municipality: Vineland, New Jersey 08360 Victim: Raymond D. Allen Jr.  On November 17, 2011, subjects entered the victim’s residence during a home invasion and shot the victim, Raymond D. Allen Jr..  Allen’s death has been ruled a Homicide. ***NOTICE*** The above contains information regarding an read more »

Tyler W. Bassett Homicide – 2011

Date of Incident: October 10, 2011 Address/Location: 700 Block of Buck Street Municipality: Millville, New Jersey 08332 Victim: Tyler W. Bassett On October 10, 2011, the victim, Tyler Bassett, was transported to Cooper Hospital where he later died as a result of a gunshot wound(s). An investigation revealed multiple shots were fired in the 700 read more »

Ronald E. Bowman Homicide – 2010

Date of Incident: August 22, 2010 Address/Location: 50 Casarow Drive Municipality: Bridgeton, New Jersey 08302 Victim: Ronald E. Bowman (AKA: Blue) On August 22, 2010, the victim, Ronald Bowman, was found deceased inside of his residence. Bowman’s death has been ruled a Homicide. ***NOTICE*** The above contains information regarding an open homicide investigation (commonly referred read more »

Akeem O. Mills Homicide – 2010

Date of Incident: May 23, 2010 Address/Location: 55 Walnut Street Municipality: Bridgeton, New Jersey 08302 Victim: Akeem O. Mills (AKA: Stack or Stackwell) On May 23, 2010, the victim, Akeem O. Mills, was found lying on the roadway in front of 55 Walnut Street and was transported to hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The read more »

Hilja Jarve Homicide – 2010

Date of Incident: April 13, 2010 Address/Location: 147 Rosenhayn Avenue Municipality: Bridgeton, New Jersey 08302 Victim: Hilja Jarve On April 13, 2008, the victim, Hilja Jarve, was found shot in her residence. Jarve’s death has been ruled a Homicide. ***NOTICE*** The above contains information regarding an open homicide investigation (commonly referred to as a “Cold Case” read more »

Reynaldo Sanchez-Sanchez Homicide – 2008

Date of Incident: May 16, 2008 Address/Location: 266 Atlantic Street Municipality: Bridgeton, New Jersey 08302 Victim: Reynaldo Sanchez-Sanchez  On May 16, 2008, the victim, Reynaldo Sanchez-Sanchez, was exiting his residence to leave for work when he was fatally shot. Sanchez’s death has been ruled a Homicide. ***NOTICE*** The above contains information regarding an open homicide read more »

Rosbala Martinez Homicide – 2008

Date of Incident: May 3, 2008 Address/Location: 89 Walnut Street Municipality: Bridgeton, New Jersey 08302 Victim: Rosbala Martinez On May 3, 2008, the victim, Rosbala Martinez (Age: 8 Months), was found unresponsive by the babysitter and her boyfriend at the time of the incident. Martinez’s death has been ruled a Homicide. ***NOTICE*** The above contains read more »

Robert W. Bryant Homicide – 2007

Date of Incident: December 13, 2007 Address/Location: 315 North Fourth Street Municipality: Millville, New Jersey 08332 Victim: Robert W. Bryant (AKA: Champagne)  On December 13, 2007, the victim, Robert Bryant (AKA: Champagne) was standing outside of his residence with friends when shots were fired. Bryant was shot, but was able to get back into his read more »

Michelle Minor Homicide – 2004

Date of Incident: October 21, 2004 Address/Location: Seely-Cohansey Road Municipality: Hopewell Township, New Jersey 08302 Victim: Michelle Minor  On October 21, 2004, the victim, Michelle Minor, was found in a field off of Seely-Cohansey Road in Hopewell Township, New Jersey with stab wounds. Minor’s death has been ruled a Homicide. ***NOTICE*** The above contains information read more »

Jose Evans Homicide – 2002

Date of Incident: May 25, 2002 Address/Location: Third Street and Almond Street Municipality: Vineland, New Jersey 08360 Victim: Jose Evans  On May 25, 2002, the victim, Jose Evans, was shot by unknown subject(s) while sitting in his vehicle and parked in the area of Third and Almond Streets. The victim traveled in his vehicle to read more »

Tony Brown Homicide – 2002

Date of Incident: May 11, 2002 Address/Location: 419 North Third Street (Citizen’s Club) Municipality: Vineland, New Jersey 08360 Victim: Tony Brown  On May 11, 2002, four people were shot at the Citizen’s Club in the City of Vineland while attending a party. The victim, Tony Brown, sustained a single gunshot wound to the head and read more »

Tina M. Rosario Homicide – 2001

Date of Incident: January 24, 2001 Address/Location: 4566 Italia Avenue Municipality: Vineland, New Jersey 08360 Victim: Tina M. Rosario On January 24, 2001, the victim, Tina M. Rosario, went to a residence on Italia Avenue in the City of Vineland and requested help. The victim had sustained a stab wound and died several days later read more »

Hector M. Fernandez Homicide – 1999

Date of Incident: September 17, 1999 Address/Location: 794 East Walnut Road Municipality: Vineland, New Jersey 08360 Victim: Hector M. Fernandez On September 17, 1999, the Vineland Police responded to the Walnut Villas apartment complex (Building #4) where the victim, Hector M. Fernandez, was found lying face down on the sidewalk by his bicycle. Fernandez’s death read more »

Charlotte Sudler Homicide – 1998

Date of Incident: August 31, 1998 Address/Location: Cohansey Street & Irving Avenue Municipality: Bridgeton, New Jersey 08302 Victim: Charlotte Sudler On August 31, 1998, the victim, Charlotte Sudler (Age 31), was found behind Dares Feed Store, located at the intersection of Cohansey Street and Irving Avenue, with signs of blunt force trauma. Sudler’s death has read more »

Thomas B. Smith Homicide – 1996

Date of Incident: November 7, 1996 Address/Location: Ramah Road Municipality: Fairfield Township, New Jersey Victim: Thomas B. Smith On November 7, 1996, the New Jersey State Police responded to a wooded area off of Ramah Road in Fairfield Township for a vehicle fire. The victim, Thomas Smith, was found inside of the vehicle. Smith’s death read more »

Phillip G. Mancini Homicide – 1993

Date of Incident: October 3, 1993 Address/Location: 3693 Maple Avenue Municipality: Vineland, New Jersey 08360 Victim: Phillip G. Mancini On October 3, 1993, the victim, Phillip G. Mancini (Age 55), was found deceased inside of his residence. Mancini’s death has been ruled a homicide. ***NOTICE*** The above contains information regarding an open homicide investigation (commonly read more »

Bessie Reed Homicide – 1993

Date of Incident: April 29, 1993 Address/Location: 86 Pamphylia Avenue Municipality: Bridgeton, New Jersey 08302 Victim: Bessie Reed On April 29, 1993, the victim, Bessie Reed (Age 87), was found deceased. Reed’s death has been ruled a homicide. ***NOTICE*** The above contains information regarding an open homicide investigation (commonly referred to as a “Cold Case” read more »

William F. Spence Homicide – 1990

Date of Incident: November 5, 1990 Address/Location: 438 Strawberry Avenue Municipality: Port Norris, New Jersey 08349 Victim: William F. Spence On November 5, 1990, the victim, William Spence (Age 77), was found in his residence where he had been assaulted and later died as a result of his injuries. Spence’s death has been ruled a read more »