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New York Man Charged with Transporting Dead Body in Plastic Bag to Bergen County

Bergen County

Bergen County authorities announced the arrest of Mr. Aquellio Parker, 29, on charges related to disturbing, moving and/or concealing human remains.

Police said the arrest results from an investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love, the Bergen County Sheriff’s Office under the direction of Sheriff Anthony Cureton, and the Ridgefield Park Police Department under the direction of Chief Joseph Rella.

According to police, on Friday, August 13, at 10:38 a.m., the Ridgefield Park Police Department responded to a report of a suspicious large plastic container left in the area of Hobart Street and Teaneck Road in Ridgefield Park. 

Inside the plastic container, officers said they discovered human remains.

The victim was later identified as 44-year-old Nicole Flanagan of 5019 108 Street, Corona, New York.

An investigation revealed that Parker assisted in moving the human remains of Nicole Flanagan from New York to Ridgefield Park.

Officials have not confirmed the cause of death for the victim at this time.