WOODBRIDGE - Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Director Robert Hubner of the Woodbridge Police Department announced today that a Township woman has been charged with the murder of her live-in boyfriend.

Edna Ciesienski, 59, of Woodbridge has been charged and arrested for murder and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose following investigation by Detective Thomas Ratajczak of the Woodbridge Police Department and Detective Sean Sullivan of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office.

Earlier this morning, at approximately 12:03 a.m., authorities responded to 1256 St. Georges Avenue in the Avenel section of Woodbridge where they located David Seniakevgch, 60, of Woodbridge who had sustained a stab wound to his lower body. Seniakevgch later was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation determined Ciesienski stabbed Seniakevgch at their shared residence.

The cause of death remains undetermined pending the completion of an autopsy by the Middlesex County Regional Medical Examiner’s Office.

Ciesienski has been taken to the Middlesex County Adult Correction Center pending a pre-trial detention hearing in Superior Court.

The investigation is active and continuing. Anyone with information

is asked to call Detective Ratajczak of the Woodbridge Police Department at 732-634-7700 or Detective Sullivan of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-4060.