JERSEY CITY – The 20-year-old man charged with murdering a Bayonne resident in Jersey Metropolis earlier this month made his first courtroom look on the costs Wednesday morning.
Jahmir Thomas of Jersey Metropolis is charged with capturing 23-year-old Eric Crocker on Sept. 4, 2018 at about 5:55 p.m. at Lembeck and Ocean avenues.
Officers responding to the placement on a report of photographs being fired discovered Crocker shot a number of occasions. He was pronounced useless at Jersey Metropolis Medical Focus on 6:30 p.m., officers stated.
At Wednesday’s listening to, Hudson County Assistant Prosecutor Leo Rinaldi stated Thomas is charged with homicide, conspiracy to commit homicide, possession of a weapon for an illegal goal and illegal possession of a weapon.
The state moved to detain Thomas by the course of his prosecution and a detention listening to was scheduled for later within the day Wednesday. Hudson County Superior Court docket Choose Paul DePascale stated Thomas’ legal professional, Darryl Smith, requested for an adjournment of the detention listening to.
The listening to is now scheduled for Monday earlier than DePascale within the Hudson County Administration Constructing in Jersey Metropolis.
Thomas faces 30 years to life in jail if convicted. His mom attended Wednesday’s listening to.
A warrant for Thomas’ arrest was issued on Friday and he was arrested Saturday, officers stated.
The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Workplace investigation into the murder is ongoing and is being performed with the help of the Jersey Metropolis Police Division, Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez stated Monday.
Anybody with info is requested to name the murder detectives at 201-915- 1345 or depart an nameless tip at: www.hudsoncountyprosecutorsofficenj.org/homicide-tip/.
All info supplied will stay confidential.