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Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella releases the following information:

The Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit and the Leonia Police Department are investigating a homicide that occurred at 147 Grand Avenue in Leonia on Saturday, March 26, 2022. At approximately 10:00 a.m., the Leonia Police Department received a 911 call from the apartment complex located at 147 Grand Avenue reporting that an occupant of the residence was the victim of a stabbing. Upon their arrival, officers discovered Alicia A. Arnone, a 35-year-old female, deceased from an apparent stab wound.

An investigation is being conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love and the Leonia Police Department under the direction of Chief Scott Tamagny. No other information is available at this time.