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Police: Man arrested after Dumont woman killed with fireplace tool

The Bergen County Prosecutor's Office is investigating the killing of a 79-year-old woman this weekend.

News 12 Staff

Jul 24, 2022, 4:12 PM

Updated 698 days ago

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The Bergen County Prosecutor's Office is investigating the killing of a 79-year-old woman this weekend.
Police say the woman was hit by a fireplace tool inside a home Saturday night on New Milford Avenue in Dumont.
Police arrested a 30-year-old man at the scene and charged him with the crime.
Further details of the incident and the relationship between the suspect and victim are not yet known.


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