Gloucester County ProsecutorGloucester County Prosecutor's Office

Criminal Justice Complex
P.O.Box 623
Woodubury, NJ 08096
Phone: (856) 384-5500


Subject :

Monroe Township Homicide
Contact :Bernie Weisenfeld    856-384-5617



For Immediate Release

January    16,  2018

Contact: Bernie Weisenfeld-PIO-GCPO

Re.:   Monroe murder victim found


The body of a 56-year-old man who is believed to have been murdered was found in his Monroe Township home Wednesday night (1/10)


The male was identified as Steve M. Bucher, of Cedar Terrace in the Timber Lakes section of Monroe Township, Gloucester County NJ.


 An autopsy conducted by the Gloucester County Medical Examiner determined the cause of  Mr. Bucher’s death was a gunshot wound and the manner of death was homicide.


Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Det. Greg Malesich of the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office at 856-384-5626 or Det. Kristyn Armstrong of the Monroe Township Police Department at 856-728-9800,  ext. 577.


Anonymous tips can be submitted to the GCPO at or visit or download the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office MyPD smartphone app, which can be downloaded free at the iOS App Store or Google Play Store.