According to police, on December 4, a Hudson County Grand Jury returned an indictment against Anthony Shuler, 28, of Jersey City, charging him with four counts related to the death of Diamond Robinson that occurred on September 22, 2019, in Bayonne.
Officials say Shuler was arraigned on the indictment on Monday, December 16.
According to o Hudson County officials, on September 22, at approximately 5:10 a.m., members of the Bayonne Police Department responded to 484 John F. Kennedy Boulevard on a report of a potential domestic violence incident.
Upon arrival, Bayonne Police Officers located Robinson, 26, of Bayonne, who was unresponsive with an apparent gunshot wound.
Authorities say she was pronounced dead at approximately 5:30 a.m. at the scene. The Regional Medical Examiner’s Office determined the Cause of death to be a gunshot wound and the Manner of death to be a homicide.
A preliminary investigation was conducted by the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit with the assistance of the Bayonne Police Department and a suspect was identified. Later that morning, Shuler was arrested by members of the Bayonne Police Department on East 21st Street in Bayonne and he was charged with murder and multiple weapon charges.
He is currently being held pending trial.