NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Jerome Davis, 40 of Piscataway was charged with murder for shooting and killing a North Brunswick man last week, said officials.

According to a Wednesday news release from the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office, the victim, Patrick Olarerin, 57 was found in his North Brunswick apartment at 5:15 a.m. on May 14th and was taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick where he died a short time later.

Investigators arrested Davis that same day and charged him May 19th. He was also charged with burglary and remains in custody.

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The incident is still under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Seeta Jones of the North Brunswick Police Department at (732) 545-3200, or Detective David Abromaitis of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office at (732) 745-3300.

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