That is how Mc Atasney and Stern knew each other.'I know the families were close,' Moriarty said. If she is dead, it's a tragedy.'The Monmouth County prosecutor trying the case, Christopher Gramiccioni, said that all three 19-year-olds knew each other and that the two suspects were close friends.'We know they had a pre-existing relationship with Sarah Stern, growing up in the same area,' he said.
But tips from the community led authorities to launch a criminal investigation that resulted in the arrest of Mc Atasney and Taylor.
Liam Mc Atasney (left) is charged with robbing and killing Sarah Stern, 19.
He then allegedly enlisted his friend, Preston Taylor, 19, (right), to throw her body of a bridge in Belmar, New Jersey on or around December 2, 2016Stern, of Neptune City, New Jersey, was allegedly strangled by former high school classmate Mc Atasney when he was robbing her of a large amount of money she had recently withdrawn from a bank.
Sarah Stern, of Neptune City, New Jersey, was allegedly strangled by former high school classmate Liam Mc Atasney, 19, when he was robbing her of a large amount of money she had recently withdrawn from a bank in early December.What does science, study, and experience tell us about human sexuality?How does sexuality develop from infancy to adolescence?During the course of the robbery, he strangled her to death, prosecutors allege.Mc Atasney then allegedly called his friend, Preston Taylor, who helped him move Stern's body from her home.