Reuben Jacobs Homicide – 2014


Date of Incident:

July 1, 2014


261 South Avenue


Bridgeton, NJ


Reuben Jacobs 

On July 1, 2014, Bridgeton Police Department responded to 261 South Avenue, Bridgeton, NJ for a reported gunshot victim. Arriving officers located the victim, Reuben Jacobs, deceased in the driveway of this address from a single gunshot wound. The manner of death was classified as 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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