Liam McAtasney Found Guilty of Sarah Stern’s Murder in Neptune City

A Monmouth County jury has found Liam McAtasney guilty of murdering 19-year old Sarah Stern in 2016.

Detectives determined that Liam McAtasney was responsible for killing Sarah Stern and stealing property from her on December 2, 2016.

The investigation later revealed that his roommate, Preston Taylor, assisted McAtasney in moving and ultimately disposing of Stern's body off the Belmar Bridge to avoid detection.

Officials say McAtasney was found guilty on all seven counts. Sentencing will be May 24 at 9 a.m.