Bruce Cymanski

Bruce Cymanski, 49, was indicted on August 31, 2021, by a Grand Jury in Middlesex County, New Jersey for first degree murder and aggravated sexual assault in the January 7, 1999 homicide of 17-year-old Nancy Noga in Sayreville, New Jersey. Noga was reported missing that day when she did not return home from work. Her body was found five days later in a wooded area behind a shopping plaza. She had been sexually assaulted and had been killed by blunt force trauma. She was found face down in the snow.

The FGG investigation was conducted by Parabon Nanolabs.

Cymanski is currently facing several charges, including first degree murder, first degree felony murder, and aggravated sexual assault, in Middlesex County Superior Court.


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First Name Bruce
Last Name Cymanski
Other Names
Victims 1 (Details)
IGG Started nd
Case Cleared 2021-08-31
IGG Org Parabon


Case ID Name Age Case Opened Location Investigating Org Most Serious Charge Disposition Court
1516 Nancy Noga 17 1999-01-07 Sayreville, NJ Sayreville PD Second degree murder Case is currently pending before the court Middelsex CO SUP CT

Last updated: February 9, 2024

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Case data and narrative licensed under CC BY 4.0: Dowdeswell, Tracey (2023), “Forensic Genetic Genealogy Project v. 2022”, Mendeley Data, V1, doi: 10.17632/jcycgvhm96.1. All other content, including photos, have been added.