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One dead, two injured after shooting in West Philadelphia, police say

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (WTXF) - Three people are shot and one of those is dead in West Philadelphia late Sunday afternoon, according to Philadelphia police. The call came a little after 4:15 p.m. March 18. After police arrived to the scene at 52nd and Market Streets, they discovered one 42-year-old man a

FOX29.COM - 2018-03-19 00:38:00

Man injured in Trenton drive-by shooting

TRENTON >> After more than a month without a resident injured by gunfire, violence in the capital city is starting to heat up. A 24-year-old man was injured during an apparent drive-by shooting Sunday afternoon in the 800 block of Stuyvesant Avenue. The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the abdome

TRENTONIAN - 2018-03-18 04:00:00

Man shot, car stolen in Trenton home invasion robbery

TRENTON >> A man was shot and a car was stolen during a home invasion robbery Saturday morning in North Trenton. Two gunmen wearing black ski masks broke into a residence on the 100 block of Old Rose Street about 6 a.m. demanding money, police said. The perpetrators fired off at least one shot, stri


Princeton Man Arrested On Child Porn Charges: Police

PRINCETON, NJ - A Princeton man was arrested and charged with distribution of child pornography last week, police announced. Andrew Rolls, 43, of Princeton, was arrested on charges of distribution of child pornography after Princeton detectives and detectives from Division of Criminal Justice Cyber

PATCH - 2018-03-18 13:00:00

Snowfall Predictions Released For Next PA Nor'easter

Forecasters with the National Weather Service have released snowfall predictions for a storm expected to impact the area from late Monday night into Tuesday. According to predictions made by that agency, the Philadelphia area could see up to three inches of snow. Forecasters say they're watching ano

PATCH - 2018-03-18 19:38:08

One Ticket Sold in Pennsylvania Wins $456.7M Powerball Jackpot

Under Pennsylvania law, lottery winners may not remain anonymousPublished at 1:45 AM EDT on Mar 18, 2018 | Updated at 2:10 AM EDT on Mar 18, 2018 NBC10 Philadelphia Somewhere in Pennsylvania, a life -- probably several lives -- just changed, 456.7 million times over. A single winning Powerball jackp

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2018-03-18 05:45:31

Will legal weed come to N.J.? What to know about the latest proposal

Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday said he remains fully committed to legalizing recreational marijuana and pledged to get it done by the end of 2018. The governor doesn't yet have enough support in Trenton, but with two prominent proposals now on the table, lawmakers will soon start their work on weed. St

NJ.COM - 2018-03-18 11:00:00

Police seek public's help for weekend shootings and crashes in NJ

BOUND BROOK - A shooting in Elizabeth and a hit and run crash in Bound Brook have law enforcement across the state taking to social media in hopes the public can help provide answers for these cases. The Bound Brook crash happened on Sunday morning sometime between 4 a.m. and 8 a.m., according to po

NJ1015.COM - 2018-03-18 17:32:54

Trenton sex assault victim sues DYFS over ex-employee's alleged misconduct

TRENTON >> A sexually abused victim is suing the state's child protection division for punitive damages, alleging she suffers from post-traumatic stress as a victim of Lamont King's alleged misconduct. King, 40, of Trenton, is a former employee of the New Jersey Division of Youth and Family Services


Gunman caught in shooting that left 1 dead, 3 wounded, cops say

A 27-year-old South Jersey man has been charged with murder and attempted murder nearly six months after a shooting at an Atlantic County condominium complex which left one dead and three hurt. Matthew Gonzalez (Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office) Matthew Gonzalez, of the Mays Landing section of Ha


LAWSUIT: Trenton sergeant passed up for job in favor of police director's 'best friend'

TRENTON >> It pays to be besties with the police director. Cynthia Hargis, a sergeant who says she was passed up for promotion despite being the best woman for the job, alleges in a recently filed lawsuit that Trenton Police Director Ernest Parrey Jr. engaged in bold and unapologetic cronyism, swayi


Overturned dump truck spills load of rocks on I-295, forces closure

A portion of Route 295 South in Mercer County was closed Friday after a dump truck overturned, spewing rocks and gravel across the highway, according to New Jersey State Police. The accident occurred near milepost 69 in Lawrence Township, not far from the Princeton exit. State Police posted photos o


N.J. hospitals stay alert for the possibility of a mass disaster

On a rainy morning last November, the emergency department waiting room at Penn Medicine Princeton Medical Center in Plainsboro was quiet. Eight people waited to be seen by a physician or physician assistant, while two nurses at the registration desk prepared to triage new arrivals. Near the registr


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Police officer taken off streets amid excessive force accusations

A Trenton police officer has been removed from duty while authorities investigate at least two incidents in which he used excessive force during arrests last year, two law enforcement sources say. The investigation of Anthony Villanueva, a city officer since 2015, started last year by Trenton police