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Bergenfield Homicide Under Investigation; Victim Stabbed to Death


Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo announced the ongoing investigation of a homicide that occurred at approximately 12:32 AM on Monday, May 6, 2019 in Bergenfield.

Officials say the investigation is being conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Robert Anzilotti and the Bergenfield Police Department under the direction of Chief Cathy Madalone.

According to officials, on Monday, May 6th, the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office received information from the Bergenfield Police Department that a male victim suffering from an apparent stab wound to the torso had been found in the area of Portland Avenue.

The victim, later identified as 43-year-old Uvaldo de Gabriel Aguilar of Bergenfield, was transported to Hackensack University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead at 3:05 AM.

Acting Prosecutor Calo requests that anyone with information regarding this investigation to please contact the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office TIPLINE at 201- 226-5532, or the Bergenfield Police Department Detective Bureau at 201-387-4001.

He would also like to thank the Bergenfield Police Department for its assistance.