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Police Arrest Glassboro Man in Connection with Wife's Murder


The Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office has announced that a suspect has been arrested in connection to a homicide that occurred in Glassboro on October 1.

Based on an investigation conducted Glassboro Police Department into the death of Sarah Wilson, 76, of Glassboro, police have arrested her husband Stanley Wilson, 78, and charged him with Murder.

According to police on October 1, the Glassboro Police Department was dispatched to a residence on Somerset Road in Glassboro for a report of an unconscious female.

Police report that upon arrival, officers discovered Sarah Wilson deceased inside the residence.

An autopsy conducted by the Gloucester County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the cause of death as blunt force trauma to the chest.

Stanley Wilson was processed and detained in the Salem County Correctional Facility pending further court proceedings.

Despite the charge, every defendant is presumed innocent, unless and until found guilty beyond a reasonable doubt, following a trial at which the defendant has all of their rights as guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution and State Law.