Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley D. Billhimer and Brick Township Police Chief James Riccio announced today the arrest of Ramelo Adonis, 37, of Brick Township. Adonis was charged with Hindering Apprehension in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:29-3a(3).
As part of an ongoing investigation into the murder of Dennis Power, which occurred on Sunday, September 29, 2019, in Brick Township. It was determined by Detectives, that Adonis assisted Ciara Williams, in destroying and removing evidence from the crime scene. Ciara Williams was charged with the murder of Dennis Power on Tuesday, October 1, 2019. Adonis was processed at Brick Township Police Headquarters and released pending a future court date.
Prosecutor Billhimer and Chief Riccio would like to thank the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crime Unit, Brick Township Police Department and the Ocean County Sheriff’s Office Crime Scene Investigation Unit for their collaborative efforts in this investigation.
The press and the public are reminded that all defendants are innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.