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Nov 12, 2019

Friend of Missing Freehold Woman held on Unrelated Charges

Photo Courtesy: John Oz Facebook

A Freehold Township man has been arrested on charges of possession of child pornography, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office.Β  On November 8, the home of John Ozbilgen, 29, was searched in relation to the disappearance of 25 year old Stephanie Parze, who has been missing since October 30th.Β  While the search of Ozbilgen’s home was related to the disappearance of Parze, the arrest is not.Β  Ozbilgen had recently been named as a former friend of Ms. Parze.

Ozbilgen, who until recently was employed as a stock broker in Staten Island, is being detained in the Monmouth County Correctional Institution in Freehold Township, pending a hearing scheduled for this week in Superior Court.

Anyone with information related to the disappearance of Stephanie Parze is asked to call Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office Det. Shawn Murphy at 732-431-7160 or Freehold Township Police Det. Daniel Valentine at 732-462-7908.