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Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: April 15, 2011
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County Prosecutorís Office
††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††† *News Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: April 15, 2011
Edison man admits murder, child endangerment
Dwayne Jackson (DOB 10/28/84) of 3 Weldon Road, Edison admitted the charges on April 14, 2011, during a hearing before Superior Court Judge Bradley Ferencz at the Middlesex County Courthouse in New Brunswick.
Under the terms of a plea agreement reached with Middlesex County Assistant Prosecutor Sheree Pitchford, the defendant will be sentenced to 30 years in a New Jersey State Prison, with no chance for parole for 30 years. Judge Ferencz set the sentencing for May 19, 2011.
part of the plea agreement,
said the coupleís daughter, Hanna Belizaire Jackson, was at home during the
attack. He also said he abandoned the 20-month-old child at a gas station
investigation by the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office and the North
Brunswick Police Department determined that
The child was identified after her photograph was published by the news media. She remains in the custody of relatives.
A co-defendant, Ritu Loi, (DOB 11/19/83) of New Brunswick, is awaiting sentencing after she pleaded guilty on November 3, 2010, to counts of child endangerment and hindering Jacksonís apprehension.
said she helped