Prosecutor: 3 arrested in cold-case NJ homicides from 1990s

Prosecutors say three people have been arrested and will face charges in a pair of homicides a quarter-century ago in New Jersey.

News 12 Staff

Jan 12, 2020, 3:07 AM

Updated 1,587 days ago

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(AP) - Prosecutors say three people have been arrested and will face charges in a pair of homicides a quarter-century ago in New Jersey.
The Monmouth County prosecutor's office announced the arrests Friday night in a post on Twitter and said more details would be provided later.
Prosecutors cited the slaying of 24-year-old Ana Mejia, whose body was found in December 1994 in the Long Branch apartment she shared with her young children.
The following year, her brother-in-law, 51-year-old Nicholas Connors, was murdered in his Long Branch home. Prosecutors said the suspects will face charges in both slayings.


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