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UPDATE: Essex Prosecutor Identifies Woman Killed in Montclair


Newark --Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, and Montclair Police Chief Todd Conforti announced today that the Montclair Police Department and the Essex County Prosecutor's Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force are investigating the fatal stabbing of Ms. Tameeka Johnson, 41, of Montclair.

Montclair Police discovered the victim yesterday in the apartment where she resided on Greenwood Avenue. Authorities said she was pronounced dead at the scene at 10:35 am.

The investigation is active and ongoing. No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide/Major Crimes Task Force tips line at 1-877-846-7432 or 1-877-TIPS-4EC.