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20-Year-Old Fatally Stabbed in Gloucester City

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GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (January 18, 2019)(CNBNewsnet)--Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Gloucester City Police Chief Brian Morrell reported a homicide in Gloucester City last night.

Gloucester City Police responded to reports of a man who was injured on the 700 block of Bertwood Avenue in Gloucester City at approximately 7:58 p.m. When Officers arrived and found the victim, Alexander Medina, 20, of Camden, stabbed and lying on the ground. Alexander Medina was transported to Cooper University Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at 9:32 p.m.

The investigation into the stabbing is ongoing. No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Andy McNeil at (856) 225-8407 or Gloucester City Police Detective Keith O’Donnell at (856) 456-0900.

Information may also be emailed to ccpotips@ccprosecutor.org.

Released Friday January 18, 2019.