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Pedestrian seriously injured in Somerset accident

FRANKLIN (Somerset) - A 36-year-old woman from the Somerset section of the township suffered a serious head injury after she was struck by a large SUV while crossing Easton Avenue on Thursday night. According to police, about 10:11 p.m., Franklin police received a 911 call about a pedestrian struck

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-19 23:15:22

New Brunswick High School On Lockdown Friday

schools NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - New Brunswick High School was put into a lockdown Friday morning after a rumor spread through the school that a student had brought a possible weapon into the building. Police did not say what that weapon might have been. At approximately 9:20 a.m. Friday, New Brunswick H

PATCH - 2018-01-19 17:24:20

3 Perth Amboy residents face gun, drugs, counterfeit charges

PERTH AMBOY - A motor vehicle stop Thursday resulted in the arrests of three city residents and the seizure of a loaded gun, 112 grams of marijuana, more than $1,000 in counterfeit money, as well as cash, ammunition and drug paraphernalia. Around 11:40 p.m., Perth Amboy Police Officers Giovanni Diaz

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-19 22:57:59

Four relatives arrested in East Brunswick man's death

Subscribed, but don't have a login? UNION COUNTY - Four members of a family well known to police in Middlesex County have been arrested and charged with last weekend's fatal shooting of an East Brunswick man outside an Elizabeth restaurant. Tyquan Fuqua, 26, and Almalik Fuqua, 27, both of New Brunsw

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-19 21:15:43

Bound Brook Fire Victim Identified

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Prosecutor's Office has identified the body of a woman found inside a multi-family residence gutted by a Jan. 7 fire as 25-year-old Litze Romero. The positive identification was made by the New Jersey Regional Medical Examiner's Office, according to Somerset Coun

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-20 04:01:00

NJ Store Clerk Beaten by Gun-Wielding Suspects as His Chair-Throwing Co-Worker Jumps in to Help

A store clerk in New Jersey was beaten by two gun-wielding robbers while his co-worker fought back with a chair in a wild robbery all caught on video. The workers say two masked thieves stormed a store in Edison and in less than four minutes pistol-whipped the man behind the counter and plucked as m

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-01-19 07:39:19

Pair who robbed Edison cell phone store caught after 30-mile chase

Two 19-year-old men who robbed a cell phone store in Edison at gunpoint last week were arrested in Clifton after fleeing police, authorities said. Yousef Mohammed Ijbara, of New York City, and Mahdi L. Shalanbi, of Paterson, walked into the AT&T Mobile store on Route 1 at 7:42 p.m. on Jan. 10 and o

NJ.COM - 2018-01-19 14:28:05

Four Middlesex Relatives Charged in Connection With Elizabeth Shooting

ELIZABETH, NJ - Two New Brunswick men are among a group of four relatives charged in connection with an Elizabeth homicide, authorities announced. Tyquan Fuqua, 26, and Almalik Fuqua, 27, both of New Brunswick, are being charged in connection with the fatal shooting of 30-year-old East Brunswick res

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-01-20 01:17:00

Two Inmates from Cook County Charged with Aggravated Battery and Mob Action Following December Incident Inside Kendall Co. Jail

(L to R): Following a December 12th incident in the Kendall County Jail, Cook County Jail inmates David Bush and Junius Chew-Harris have been charged with felony Aggravated Battery and Mob Action. The two men attacked another inmate in the jail. (Cook County Jail photos) The Kendall County State's A

WSPYNEWS.COM - 2018-01-19 18:16:00

Bolingbrook Man Accused Of Being Violent

BOLINGBROOK, IL - A 47-year-old man who lives in a Bolingbrook apartment complex is being held in the Will County Jail in downtown Joliet on four criminal charges. Jail logs show Jerome E. Baker was detained early Wednesday, around 3:40 a.m. Baker resides in the 600 block of Preston Drive. The Bolin

PATCH - 2018-01-19 05:38:24

Romeoville Kohl's Theft Suspects Identified: Police

ROMEOVILLE, IL - After taking to Twitter to ask for the public's help, Romeoville police say they've received a tip identifying a pair of suspects in a retail theft case at the Weber Road Kohl's store. Deputy Chief Steve Lucchesi said while the duo has been identified, they have not yet been arreste

PATCH - 2018-01-18 21:25:00

Police Reports for Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Note to Readers: Information presented here is obtained from the city police and sheriff's departments. Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty incourt. Oswego Police Department: Officials with the Oswego Police Department are currently investiga

WSPYNEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 22:32:00

Puppy Scam Reported In Plainfield

PLAINFIELD, IL - If you spot a purebred puppy being sold online for a bargain price, odds are it's a scam, according to the Plainfield Police Department. Police took to Facebook to warn residents of "puppy for sale" scams after a Plainfield victim was taken for hundreds of dollars by a supposed pupp

PATCH - 2018-01-19 16:36:20

Catalytic Converters Stolen From Cars In Downers Grove

DOWNERS GROVE, IL - Police are investigating two separate incidents in which thieves stole catalytic converters from cars in Downers Grove. The incidents took place within days of each other, police say. According to police, the first theft took place in the 4400 block of Woodward sometime between

PATCH - 2018-01-19 19:14:46

Man Sets Fire On Train, Sprays Mystery Liquid | PatchPM

Share-worthy stories from the Illinois Patch network to talk about tonight: Watch the video: "Every Chicagoan needs a CTA story," the victim said of the incident, which happened during rush hour Thursday. The mother of the former Bear's son claims Urlacher and attorneys "schemed" to portray her as a

PATCH - 2018-01-19 19:50:15

Oswego Police Reports From Jan. 13 - 18

OSWEGO, IL - Police had their hands busy with no shortage of car accidents, finding people with warrants, a couple thefts and a domestic battery incident at a gas station. The following items were taken from Oswego Police Department press releases from Jan. 13 through Jan. 18. All charges are merely

PATCH - 2018-01-19 18:38:34

Rockford woman killed in McHenry County crash identified

The name of the Rockford woman who died in a car crash in McHenry County Wednesday has been released. According to the McHenry County Coroner, Sarah E. Wells, 27, of Rockford, died after a two-car crash on Route 176 in the unincorporated town of Union, McHenry County. She died from blunt force traum

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-20 01:15:00

Single vehicle crash in Town of Beloit leaves one dead

One person is dead after a single vehicle crash Friday in the Town of Beloit. The police and fire departments from the Town of Beloit responded to the crash in the 2500 block of South Paddock Road at 12:30 p.m. The Town of Beloit police department said in a statement that initial investigation show

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-01-20 00:49:35

Weekend sun, rain on tap for Rockford

ROCKFORD - A foggy and wet end to the weekend is in store for the Rockford area, as an active weather pattern continues to keep temperatures above freezing. Temperatures are expected to hover around 40 for the next two days. Partly sunny skies are in store Saturday with freezing temps overnight. A l

ROCKRIVERTIMES.COM - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

One person killed in town of Beloit crash

Buy Now Emergency responders approach a vehicle turned on its side Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, in the 2500 block of South Paddock Road west of Beloit. The single-vehicle crash, which occurred at 12:30 p.m. Friday, killed its only occupant after the engine caught fire, according to a news release. No name

JANESVILLE GAZETTE - 2018-01-20 01:00:00