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Prosecutor: Man found dead after fire in Hawthorne building

The fire was in the rear of a building located at 20 Fourth Ave. around 9 p.m. Thursday.

Matt Trapani

Jan 12, 2024, 10:37 PM

Updated 158 days ago

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The Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office says a man was found dead after firefighters put out a fire in Hathorne.
The fire was in the rear of a building located at 20 Fourth Ave. around 9 p.m. Thursday.
Authorities did not make it clear if the man died in the fire or by some other means.
Anyone who may have information is urged to call the prosecutor tip line at 1-877-370-PCPO or the Hawthorne Police Department at 973-427-1800.


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