NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Director Anthony A. Caputo of the New Brunswick Police Department announced today that a city man has been arrested and charged with the fatal stabbing of his neighbor.
Noel Rosado, 34, of New Brunswick, has been charged with murder, unlawful possession of a weapon, and tampering with evidence following an investigation by Detective Raymond Quick of the New Brunswick Police Department and Detective Sean Sullivan of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office.
On January 16, 2021, New Brunswick patrol officers responded to 243 Hamilton Street where they found the deceased victim, Thomas Segun, 62, of Somerset in a common stairwell of the building.
The victim had sustained stab wounds to his upper body and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The investigation determined Rosado had stabbed Segun in the shared hallway of their multi-use building. The official cause of death is pending the results of the autopsy.
Rosado has been taken to the Middlesex County Adult Correction Center pending a pre-trial detention hearing in Superior Court.
The investigation is active and continuing. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Quick of the New Brunswick Police Department at (732) 745-5217 or Detective Sullivan of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-4060.