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Amanda Ramirez of Camden City Charged with Killing Her Twin Sister


CAMDEN CITY,NJ ( 24, 2019)--Amanda Ramirez, 27, of Camden, was arrested and charged with stabbing and killing her 6a00d8341bf7d953ef0147e09295bd970b-320wiidentical twin sister, Anna Ramirez, on June 22, 2019.

Camden County Police responded to reports of an unconscious female on the 1200 block of East State Street at the Centennial Village Apartments in Camden at approximately 5:38 a.m. Officers arrived and located the victim lying on the ground and it appeared that she had been stabbed. She was taken to Cooper University Hospital and was pronounced deceased at 6:19 a.m.

Amanda Ramirez was charged with first degree Aggravated Manslaughter on June 22, 2019, according to Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson.

She was arrested and transported to the Camden County Correctional Facility pending a pretrial detention hearing. At this hearing, the court may order she be detained or release under Criminal Justice Reform.

The investigation is ongoing.

All persons charged with criminal offenses are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law.

Released Monday, June 24, 2019.