NEWS RELEASE

The Union County Prosecutor’s Office
32 Rahway Avenue Elizabeth, NJ 07202
Theodore J. Romankow
Prosecutor

Contact:
John Holl
(908) 527-4621
jholl@ucnj.org

For Immediate Release
September 12, 2011

Task Force Investigating Rahway Homicide


The Union County Homicide Task Force is investigating the shooting death of a Middlesex County man that occurred earlier yesterday morning in Rahway, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.

On September 11, Donta Mickens (DOB 6-12-90) of Avenel NJ was found in the City of Rahway at approximately 2:30am . The victim was shot multiple times in the area of 305 Waite Street, Rahway. No arrests have been made and the Task Force continues to investigate with the Rahway Police Department.

Anyone with information relating to the death of Donta Mickens is urged to contact Task Force Detective Martin Costello at (908)347-3768 . Members of the public are reminded that they can remain anonymous. Additionally, those providing information leading to an arrest are eligible for financial reward through Union County Crime Stoppers by calling (908) 654-TIPS orwww.uctip.org