Clifton man charged in murder of ex-girlfriend

RIDGEFIELD PARK - A man who the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office believes strangled his ex-girlfriend before slashing his own wrists has been charged with her murder.

David Goodell was spotted at Ridgefield Park High School yesterday afternoon, disoriented and bleeding. Police say that when they arrived, Goodell jumped in his car and took off. Authorities say they chased him into a dead-end street in Ridgefield where they say he crashed into a police cruiser.

Cops say they found Viviana Tulli's body in the front passenger seat of the car.

Goodell was treated at Hackensack University Medical Center. Bail has been set at $2 million.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

The Bayonne Board of Education voted Wednesday evening 1 Nearly 300 Bayonne School District employees, including teachers, laid off
Bayonne layoffs 2 Bayonne layoffs
Ruben Mondalto was able to wander away from 3 Toddler wanders away from Sayreville day care
Hackensack residents say that they want to see 4 Residents voice concerns over Teterboro flight paths
Hoboken police two men assaulted a woman and 5 Hoboken police seek ID of robbery suspects

advertisement | advertise on News 12


It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.