Hector M. Fernandez Homicide – 1999


Date of Incident:

September 17, 1999


794 East Walnut Road


Vineland, New Jersey 08360


Hector M. Fernandez

On September 17, 1999, the Vineland Police responded to the Walnut Villas apartment complex (Building #4) where the victim, Hector M. Fernandez, was found lying face down on the sidewalk by his bicycle. Fernandez’s death has been ruled a Homicide.


The above contains information regarding an open homicide investigation (commonly referred to as a “Cold Case” homicide) being conducted by law enforcement within Cumberland County, NJ. There may or may not be suspects developed in this particular case.

If you have information that could assist law enforcement with this investigation, you are encouraged to contact:

Lieutenant George Chopek, #209

CCPO – Criminal Investigation Bureau Commander

– Major Crimes Unit-

856-453-0486 Ext: 11837


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