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UPDATE: Authorities Identify Man Found Stabbed to Death in Newark

By rlsmetro on
Newark

Newark – Acting Essex County Prosecutor Robert D. Laurino and Newark Public Safety Director Anthony Ambrose announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force, which includes detectives from the Newark Police Department, is investigating the fatal stabbing of Severino Ramos, 62, of Newark.

According to authorities, Ramos suffered a stab injury in the 100 block of Smith Street on Wednesday, Feb. 7.

Medics pronounced him dead at the scene shortly after 8 p.m.

The investigation is active and ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force tips line at 1-877-TIPS-4EC or 1-877-847-7432.