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Man Charged With Murder In Kean Student's Stabbing Death

April 28, 2018 - 3:19 pm

MONTCLAIR, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Police have made an arrest in the death of a 20-year-old Kean University student in Montclair.

Akira Townes was stabbed to death Friday outside of a home on Hartley Street.

Police have charged 21-year-old Ahighah Broomes of Orange with murder. He turned himself in.

Police said the two had some sort of relationship in the past. He allegedly attacked her as she was heading on vacation to Virginia Beach on Friday.