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Suspect Arrested After Stabbing Landlord

For Immediate Release:  February 26, 2020


On February 24, 2020, an Atlantic City man was arrested after stabbing his landlord during an altercation.

At 3:10 pm, Officers Brendan Andros and Maria Borsani responded to a rooming house in the beach block of Ocean Avenue for a man stabbed.  Officers arrived to locate the victim, a 63-year-old man from Atlantic City and landlord for the building, suffering from multiple stab wounds.  Officers were told that the suspect, Roland Rymarz, was still inside the building.  The officers entered the building, arrested Rymarz without incident and recovered the knife used in the attack.

The victim confronted Rymarz after being told that he was lighting off fireworks inside the building.  Rymarz grew agitated and stabbed the victim.  The victim was transported to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Division, to be treated for his injuries. 


ARRESTED:  Roland Rymarz, a 42-year-old man from Atlantic City.

CHARGES:  Aggravated assault, unlawful possession of a weapon, and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose.

Rymarz was remanded to the Atlantic County Justice Facility.


Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Criminal Investigations Section at 609-347-5766 or anonymously text to tip411 (847411).  Begin the text with ACPD.

Alert sent on 02/26/2020 at 8:06AM EST


Sergeant Kevin Fair


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