Cresskill teen arrested, charged with hiding evidence in missing woman case

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Wednesday, June 17, 2015

CRESSKILL, N.J. (WABC) -- A teen has been arrested in Bergen County on charges of concealing evidence in connection with the disappearance of an 18-year-old woman.

According to the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office, Antony Freay, 19, of Cresskill, N.J., was arrested following an investigation into the disappearance of Mila Kostadinova, 18. Kostadinova had been with a group of friends prior to her disappearance, and was last seen at Freay's home June 2, 2014.

Kostadinova was reported missing by her family the same day. The missing person investigation continued over the last year and led to the arrest of Freay Wednesday, according to the prosecutor's office.

The investigation and search for the body of Kostadinova is ongoing.

Freay also is charged with unlawfully disturbing, moving or concealing human remains; unlawfully desecrating or damaging human remains; failure to report the death of a person; hindering apprehension by concealing evidence; and hindering apprehension by providing false information.

Bail for Freay was set at $50,000. He will appear in court Wednesday afternoon.