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Two Cumberland County Residents Arrested for Murder of 15-Year-Old in Vineland

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Vineland

Cumberland County Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces that on May 26, at 11:45 a.m., the Vineland Police Department responded to 1811 North Delsea Drive for a gunshot victim. 

According to Prosecutor Webb-McRae, the victim, 15-year-old Anthony Torres-Sanchez of Vineland, was transported to Inspira Medical Center – Vineland, where he succumbed to his injuries.

Prosecutor Webb-McRae said that on May 27, Deshawn T. Bowen, 23, of Bridgeton and Rohdane E. Watson, Jr., 18, of Vineland, were both charged with Murder and Conspiracy to Commit Murder in relation to the homicide of Torres-Sanchez. 

According to Prosecutor Webb-McRae, Bowen was taken into custody on May 27 and Watson was taken into custody today. 

The State will move for pre-trial detention of both individuals.

The investigation is ongoing. 

Investigators are asking anyone with information to contact Detective Dave Cavagnaro of the Vineland Police Department at 856-460-0805 or Detective Chris Johnson of the Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office – Major Crimes Unit at 609-579-1431.

Additionally, tips can also be sent anonymously through vpd.tips or ccpo.tips.