NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ—The Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office announced that a 17-year-old New Brunswick teenager, Junio Moronto, was the apparent victim of a fatal stabbing early yesterday morning.

Moronto was rushed to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 2:45 am.

The New Brunswick Police Department’s invesigation began after a New Brunswick officer on routine patrol found Moronto laying on the ground on the corner of Remsen Avenue and Hale Street in New Brunswick at 1:52 am. 

The invesigation is continuing and no arrests have been made, according to a press release from the prosecutor’s office.