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Man gets jaywalking ticket after he's hit by truck, taken to hospital

Just when Daniel Gallagher thought his day couldn't get any worse - it did, according to police. Gallagher, 57, was crossing South River Street in Hackensack - mid-block, outside of the crosswalk - when he was hit by a pickup truck, according to police Capt. Brian Corcoran, the traffic bureau comman

NJ.COM - 2018-01-17 12:56:19

Police release sketch of suspect in shrink wrap robbery

Garfield police released a sketch of one of the suspects who shrink wrapped a worker to a chair before stealing cash from his pocket. Police received a report from the victim on Jan. 11 at 6:50 that he had been robbed while at a garage located at Passaic Street and Cambridge Avenue, Capt. Darren Suc

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-17 14:15:49

Wednesday snowstorm: 6 things to know in North Jersey

Another snowstorm is expected to hit North Jersey Thursday, with up to 6 inches possible for parts of the region. Here's what to know about the storm:How much snow will we get? The northwestern portions of Bergen and Passaic counties will see the higher end of the prediction with 4 to 6 inches of sn

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-17 03:07:32

Owner of rescued Paterson dogs faces 12 criminal charges

The owner of the dozen Paterson dogs rescued from cramped cages with no food and water will face 12 animal cruelty charges after surrendering to police Monday, according to authorities. Vivian Dominguez turned herself in at the Passaic County Society for Prevention of Animal Cruelty in Hawthorne Mon

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-17 01:35:28

Suspect in Ridgewood robbery sleeps over at victim's house, then zaps and steals from him

Cops need the public's help in finding a man who spent the night at a Ridgewood man's house before robbing and assaulting him last week. Police said the trouble began at 9:30 a.m. on Jan. 12, when Tyler Chancellor, 25, woke up at the home on Wyckoff Avenue near Putnam Avenue and told the 25-year-old

QNS.COM - 2018-01-16 22:00:52

N.J. man admitted tri-state bank robbery spree, feds say

An Elizabeth man arrested last year in connection with a string of bank robberies along the East Coast pleaded guilty in a Newark federal courtroom Tuesday to four of them, prosecutors said. Israel Cosme, 36, admitted robbing TD Bank branches in New Jersey, New York and Maryland over a two-week peri

NJ.COM - 2018-01-17 12:05:23

Man charged with jaywalking after getting hit by truck

HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) A man in a New Jersey city who was hit by a truck crossing the street has been issued a summons for jaywalking. The 57-year-old man was hit by a pick-up truck Tuesday evening in Hackensack. The Record reports police say he was not in a crosswalk when he was hit. The man was tak

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2018-01-17 16:00:00

Two Garfield teens charged in armed robbery during cellphone sale

A new governor, return of the Women's March, Martha Stewart and Dennis Miller - all in "7 things to know this week in New Jersey." John C. Ensslin Two teens were charged Tuesday in a Garfield armed robbery that started with a cellphone sale arranged online, according to police. One of the teens, a

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-17 00:14:06

Father, Son Claim NH Hospital May Have Exposed Them to HIV

Eugene Devoyd visited Southern New Hampshire Medical Center for complications after he fell outside his house, and the hospital later told him the insulin pen they used on him had previously been used on a patient with HIV, potentially exposing him to the virus. (Published 1 minute ago) A Navy vete

NECN - 2018-01-17 04:54:47

Man arraigned after allegedly punching another man in head

FITCHBURG -- A Leominster man was arraigned in District Court Tuesday after allegedly punching another man in the head, outside a River Street liquor store. Police briefs Damon D. Gentile, 39, of 14 Norwood Avenue was arrested on one charge of assault and battery for the Jan. 11 incident. Accordi

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-17 11:37:24

Nashua man arrested hanging out of broken window of a home

CORNELIUS STANLEY LITCHFIELD - A Nashua man was arrested early Tuesday morning in Litchfield after being found stuck halfway through the broken window of a home, after police say he refused to pull over during an attempted traffic stop. According to Litchfield police, at 12:30 a.m. Tuesday officer

UNION LEADER - 2018-01-17 07:43:00

Nashua police charge Mass. woman with firing gun inside Motel 6 room

NASHUA - A Gloucester, Mass., woman faces two felony charges after police investigating a report of a suicidal woman Monday night said she had fired a stolen .22-caliber rifle inside a room at Motel 6. Elizabeth Courtney, 52, of 11 Burnham St., Apt. 2, Gloucester, was arrested about 9:10 p.m. on a C

UNION LEADER - 2018-01-16 22:08:00

Alleged robber held on bail

LOWELL -- A 27-year-old Lowell man accused of robbing a T-Mobile store and a Walgreens in Lowell while claiming to have a gun was ordered held on $5,000 cash bail even though his attorney said his family needs him at home. Kevin Nol, of 423 Broadway St., was arraigned Tuesday on two counts of armed

THEVALLEYDISPATCH.COM - 2018-01-17 14:39:09

Leominster man charged with several traffic violations and OUI after leading police on high-speed chase

LEOMINSTER -- A city man arrested after leading several officers on a high speed motor-vehicle chase while driving a Smart car, according to a police department spokeman. Kevin Burke, 55, of 150 Willow St., was arrested on charges of operating under the influence of liquor, negligent operation of a

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-16 15:53:56

Reported Assault Leads to Felony-Level Domestic Violence Charge for NH Man

Written by NH1 News on January 15, 2018 11:11 am. Jonathan Coffin NASHUA- Police called to a Nashua home for a disturbance Sunday night ended up arresting a man for felony-level domestic violence. Officers arrived at a residence for the call about 6:53 p.m. Detectives were brought in to investigat

NH1.COM - 2018-01-15 19:11:00

Car Thief Wearing Shoes on the Wrong Feet Trips Up Escape Twice, Police Say

Written by NH1 News on January 16, 2018 2:45 pm. TYNGSBOROUGH, Massachusetts - Officers smashed a passenger window of a stolen vehicle to stop a Nashua woman wearing shoes on the wrong feet from driving off and hitting one of them, police said. At 12:54 a.m. Tuesday, officers responded to Danforth

NH1.COM - 2018-01-16 22:45:00

Willmar Council considers resolution declaring Willmar a welcoming city

WILLMAR - The Willmar City Council discussed the possibility of passing a resolution that would declare the city a welcoming place for all people during its work session Monday evening. "I think it is good for our community," Councilor Fernando Alvarado said, calling Willmar a leader in the region a

WEST CENTRAL TRIBUNE - 2018-01-17 12:36:01

Lakeland Elementary in Willmar opens its doors to the public

Erica Dischino / Tribune Members of the public viewed Lakeland Elementary School during an open house Tuesday night in Willmar. Students at Lakeland had their first day of classes at the new school Jan. 2.1 / 7 Erica Dischino / Tribune Members of the public viewed Lakeland Elementary School during a

WEST CENTRAL TRIBUNE - 2018-01-17 11:39:01

Hexum sentenced for theft, burglary

MARSHALL - A Balaton man convicted in a 2014 shooting near Granite Falls was sentenced for unrelated charges of theft and burglary in Lyon County District Court. Devin Donald Hexum, 25, appeared in custody Tuesday on charges in connection with burglaries at the Marshall Golf Club and Borch's Sportin

MARSHALL INDEPENDENT - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Alexandria's Dresch makes "the ice angler's landing net"

He worked the fish up to the hole before his chair went flying. Crappies are known for their paper-thin mouths, and this one did not quite make it out of the hole. Van Surksum, 70, shot to his knees in an attempt to grab it in the water before it could get away. No luck. "I looked at Roger and said,

ECHO PRESS - 2018-01-17 11:48:01