Richard Holtz was suspected of stabbing to death his estranged wife in her Fort Lee apartment. Homicide detectives tracked him to a Ramada Inn in East Windsor. After exiting his room naked and holding a tv remote, detectives fired 27 rounds, hitting him multiple times. Family said that he had a history of mental illness and domestic violence.

ID: 406

Victms Name: Richard L. Holtz
Age: 45
Gender: Male
Race: African-American/Black

City: East Windsor
County: Mercer
State: NJ
Zip Code: 8520
Country: United States of America

Agency: Fort Lee Police Department

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Richard Holtz was suspected of stabbing to death his estranged wife in her Fort Lee apartment. Homicide detectives tracked him to a Ramada Inn in East Windsor. After exiting his room naked and holding a tv remote, detectives fired 27 rounds, hitting him multiple times. Family said that he had a history of mental illness and domestic violence.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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