Arrest Made in Early Morning Red Bank Fatal Stabbing
Monmouth County authorities arrested a Red Bank man in connection with the homicide of a 26-year old male Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni announced.
According to a statement released by Prosecutor Gramiccioni, the incident occurred early Sunday morning where Demar S. Reevey, 23, of Red Bank, was charged in connection with the death of Mr. Andrew Hill, 26, also of Red Bank.
Police say at approximately 12:43 on Sunday morning, police received a 911 call reporting a stabbing victim in the area of Tilton Avenue and Bank Street in Red Bank. Police found the Hill at the scene in severe condition.
EMS transported Hill to Riverview Medical Center where doctors pronounced him dead at 1:15 a.m.
Police say they apprehended Reevey a short time later then charged him with first-degree Murder and third-degree Possession of a Weapon (knife) for an Unlawful Purpose.
The incident remains under investigation.
Anyone who may have information about the incident is urged to contact Detective Kevin Condon of the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office at 800-533-7443 or Detective Paul Perez of the Red Bank Police Department at 732-530-2700.
Individuals who feel the need to remain anonymous, but who may have information relevant to this investigation can contact Monmouth County Crime Stoppers confidential telephone tip-line by calling 1-800-671-4400; can text “MONMOUTH” plus their tip to 274637; or, they can email a tip via the website at www.monmouthcountycrimestoppers.com. Monmouth County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest or conviction of criminals and fugitives.