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UPDATE: Arrest Made in American Dream Mall Stabbing

Bergen County

By: Richard L. Smith 

Police have taken a suspect into custody following a violent stabbing at a mall in Bergen County on Saturday night.SupportNJ State Troopers responded at 10:56 p.m. to an incident at the American Dream Parking Deck.

Upon arrival, they found a 28-year-old male victim with multiple lacerations on his body.

The victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The suspect, Raquan Howard, a 29-year-old male from Jersey City, was located in the parking deck.

He was arrested and charged with aggravated assault, possession of a weapon with unlawful purpose, and criminal mischief.

Howard is currently lodged in Bergen County Jail pending a detention hearing.