Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office

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                                *News Release*         Date: September 29, 2010




Police identify remains



Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Edison Police Chief Thomas Bryan announced today that investigators have determined the identity of human remains that were found in a wooded area of the township.


Jubar R. ‘’Esco’’ Croswell (DOB 7/10/80) of Brooklyn, N.Y. was identified today during an investigation by the Edison Police Department and the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office.


Croswell worked as a male model.


          The cause of death has not yet been determined, but the investigation is continuing.


          The investigation began after a man, whose identity is being withheld, contacted authorities after discovering the remains on September 23, 2010 while walking in a wooded area near the Oakwood Plaza shopping center on Wood Avenue.


          Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Jeff Tierney of the Edison Police Department at (732) 248-7578, or Investigator Paul Miller of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-4466.