The Union County Prosecutor’s Office
32 Rahway Avenue Elizabeth, NJ 07202
Theodore J. Romankow
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 22, 2011
Task Force Investigating Rahway Homicide
The Union County Homicide Task Force is investigating the shooting death of a man that occurred on Monday, announced Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
Rahway police were summoned to 311Wilson Ave. around 5 a.m. on Monday where they found the victim, Pierrelious Betchly DOB: 9/10/1970, suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to University Hospital where he died from his injuries around 2:50p.m. on Monday.
This remains an active investigation by the Homicide Task Force and the Rahway Police Department, said Romankow. No arrests have been made and detectives are working to identify a motive for the shooting. Additional information will be released when it becomes available.
Anyone with information relating to the case is asked to Detective Bradley at (908) 527-4125.