Thanksgiving ends in murder charge for New Jersey woman


Camden, NJ- A Camden City woman has been charged with Murder in the fatal stabbing of a 55-year-old man on Thursday, reported Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay and Camden County Police Chief Gabriel Rodriguez.

On Thursday, November 24, 2022, at approximately 3:05 p.m., Camden County Police Department received a 911 call advising that someone was stabbed on the 1300 block of Princess Avenue. The stabbing victim who was identified as 55-year-old Bernie Marshall, was unconscious and not breathing upon police arrival. EMS began performing CPR on Marshall and he was then transported to Cooper University Medical Center. Marshall was pronounced deceased at 3:33 p.m.

Following an investigation by detectives of the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit and detectives of the Camden County Police Department, Laquanda Jones, 27, of Camden City was charged with Murder in the fatal stabbing of Marshall. On Thursday, Jones was taken into custody, and she is currently lodged at the Camden County Correctional Facility.

[Marshall’s relation to Jones was not revealed.]


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