Father & Son Arrested In Connection With Plainfield Homicide

PLAINFIELD — Members of the Union County Homicide Task Force arrested a father and son in connection with the Jan. 17 stabbing death of a Plainfield man, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.

Following an investigation conducted along with the Plainfield Police Department, the Task Force arrested Pablo Garcia, 49 and his son Rodvin Garcia, 19, shortly after 8 p.m. Wednesday evening in Dutchess County, New York, Romankow said.


Pablo Garcia is charged in the death of 19-year-old Jose Feliciano Garcia Toj on Jan. 17. The two men shared a basement apartment in a building on the 300 block of East Front Street in Plainfield, according to the prosecutor’s office. Rodvin Garcia is charged with hindering his father’s apprehension, said Romankow.

The arrests occurred in the hamlet of Dover Plains, N.Y. and were made with the assistance from the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Department, Romankow said.

Pablo Garcia is being held on $3 million bail. Rodvin Garcia is being held on $100,000 bail, Romankow said. Both are being kept at the Dutchess County jail pending extradition.

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