HCPO and Kearny police investigating 34-year-old found dead with stab wounds


The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Unit and the Kearny Police Department are investigating a 34-year-old man found dead with stab wounds.

By John Heinis/Hudson County View

At approximately 5:45 a.m. this morning, the Kearny Police Department received a 911 call regarding an individual lying on the ground in the area of Belgrove Drive and Afton Street, Prosecutor Esther Suarez said in a statement.

Responding officers located a man, later identified as Corey McFadden, with multiple apparent stab wounds to the lower body.

He was pronounced dead at the scene at 6:20 a.m. and the cause and manner of death are pending the findings of the Regional Medical Examiner’s Office.

The HCPO Homicide Unit and the Kearny Police Department are actively investigating this case. Anyone with information is asked to contact the HCPO at 201-915-1345 or to leave an anonymous tip at: https://www.hudsoncountyprosecutorsofficenj.org/homicide-tip/.

All information will be kept confidential.

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