Ramike Medina-Brown, 23, of Camden, was arrested and charged in a connection with a stabbing that killed Eileen Brown, on May 25, 2019.
Camden County Police responded to reports of an unconscious female inside of a residence on the 2800 block of Wayne Avenue in Camden at approximately 8:44 p.m. When officers arrived they located the victim suffering from multiple stab wounds. She was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Ramike Medina-Brown was charged with first degree Murder on May 27, 2019, according to Camden County Prosecutor Mary Eva Colalillo and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson. He was also charged with Unlawful Possession of a Weapon, Possession of a Weapon for an unlawful Purpose and Hindering Apprehension.
Medina-Brown, who fled the state soon after the stabbing, was taken into custody on June 15, 2019, in New York City by the United States Marshals Taskforce New York Office, just before 12:30 a.m. He was transported to the 5th Precinct in New York City and is awaiting extradition to the Camden County Correctional Facility pending a pretrial detention hearing. At this hearing, the court may order he be detained or release under Criminal Justice Reform.
The investigation is ongoing.
All persons charged with criminal offenses are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law.
Released Saturday, June 15, 2019.