Sullivan County man pleads guilty in fatal stabbing in Ulster

On November 18, 2020, Tiquan Underwood, 21, entered a guilty plea in Ulster County Court on the charge of Manslaughter in the First Degree.

During the virtual court proceeding, Underwood admitted that he intended to cause serious injury to Jomar Gonzalez, 24, and caused Gonzalez’s death on December 3. Underwood stabbed Gonzalez during an altercation between the two in a driveway near Route 209 in the Town of Wawarsing at approximately 9 p.m. on that date. 

Gonzalez was rushed to the Ellenville Regional Hospital by friends shortly after the stabbing and was pronounced dead at the hospital.


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