For Immediate Release
November 25, 2013
Contact: Mark Spivey, Union County Prosecutor’s Office
Plainfield Homicide under Investigation
The Union County Homicide Task Force and the Plainfield Police Division are jointly investigating a homicide that took place Sunday night in Plainfield, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Monday.
Officers responding to a report of shots being fired arrived at a residence on the 700 block of East Sixth Street in Plainfield at approximately 9:30 p.m. Sunday and located the homicide victim, 28-year-old Jose Disla-Cordero, who had been fatally shot in his home.
This remains an active investigation. Anyone with information about the matter is being urged to contact Union County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Janet Lopez at 908-344-3324 or Detective Johnny Ho at 908-344-3308. A reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest and indictment in connection with Mr. Disla-Cordero’s death is being offered by the Union County Crime Stoppers; tips can be given anonymously by phone at 908-654-TIPS (8477), via text message by texting “UCTIP” and a message to 274637 (CRIMES), or online at www.uctip.org.