The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit is actively investigating the suspicious death of a 40-year old woman who was found deceased on Friday afternoon, shortly before 1 o’clock, in a Bayonne apartment located at 30 Lord Avenue.
According to a press release from Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez this afternoon, the victim has been identified as 40-year old Crystal Ojeda. Bayonne Police had gone to the apartment to do a welfare check of a resident when they found an unresponsive woman, later identified as Ojeda, with visible trauma.
Ojeda was pronounced dead at approximately 1:55 pm. The cause and the manner of her death are pending the findings of the Regional Medical Examiner’s Office.
The Bayonne Police are assisting the Prosecutor’s Office in the investigation and no arrests have been made as of mid-afternoon Saturday.
The Prosecutor’s Office asks anyone with information to contact them at 201-915-1345, or leave an anonymous tip on the Prosecutor’s official website at http://www.hudsoncountyprosecutorsofficenj.org/homicide-tip/ .
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