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Category Archives: Assault Offenses

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Newark Teen Accused of Assault in Parking Lot of Belleville High School

Posted in Assault Offenses
Bellville NJ police officers recently arrested a Newark teenager accused of assaulting other minors at Belleville High School. The violent altercation reportedly happened around 8:00 p.m. on January 18, 2017. Four teens got into a fistfight in the Belleville High School parking lot. The suspect then allegedly tried to intervene by grabbing a bottle of… Continue Reading

Newark Police Investigate Four Shootings over Weekend

Posted in Assault Offenses
Newark New Jersey police are investigating four separate shooting incidents over the weekend that resulted in six people suffering significant injuries. The first incident occurred a short time before 10:00 p.m. on Saturday night. Someone reportedly fired several gunshots at a gathering of people near the intersection of 20th Street and 19th Avenue in Newark,… Continue Reading

Newark Man Accused of Assaulting Church Bishop During Mass

Posted in Assault Offenses
A Newark New Jersey man allegedly attacked a bishop who was performing mass at church. The violent incident reportedly happened in the middle of Saturday mass at Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, which is located on Ridge Street in Newark, NJ. The mass was being held as part of an event meant to honor… Continue Reading

Suspect Admits Newark NJ Shooting, Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Assault

Posted in Assault Offenses
A former NJ state corrections officer will be spending time behind bars after he pleaded guilty to aggravated assault charges stemming from a shooting in Newark, New Jersey. The suspect faces the criminal charges after being accused of shooting a 17-year-old girl on Leslie Street in June 2015. According to law enforcement, the suspect’s roommate… Continue Reading

Newark Man Stabbed While Walking in Maplewood, New Jersey

Posted in Assault Offenses
Police are trying to find the person responsible for a stabbing incident in Maplewood, New Jersey. The assault reportedly caused significant physical injuries to a man who was walking on a Maplewood street. The victim is a 23-year-old resident of Newark, NJ. According to authorities, he was walking in the area of Coolidge Road and… Continue Reading

Police Investigate Four Shootings in Orange, New Jersey

Posted in Assault Offenses
Police in Orange New Jersey are looking into four separate shootings that resulted in significant physical injuries to at least four people. The shootings occurred over a period of just four days, with two of the shooting incidents happening within an hour of each other. According to Orange authorities, the first shooting occurred on a… Continue Reading

Bloomfield NJ Lounge Shut Down After Violent Shooting

Posted in Assault Offenses
Authorities temporarily closed the Sports in the City Lounge in Bloomfield New Jersey after a shooting incident left six people with serious injuries. The restaurant, which is near the border separating Bloomfield from Newark, was shut down after municipal inspectors reportedly found that the business was violating health and fire codes. Meanwhile, detectives with both… Continue Reading

Nutley NJ Man Accused of Assaulting Delivery Driver with Sandwich

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Nutley NJ police recently arrested a local man accused of assaulting a food delivery driver with a sandwich. According to authorities, the suspect ordered food from a Nutley NJ restaurant. The delivery driver then took the food order to the suspect’s house, which is located on Nutley Avenue in Nutley, New Jersey. The driver gave… Continue Reading

Irvington Man Wanted for Newark NJ Shooting, Surrenders to Authorities

Posted in Assault Offenses, Weapons Offenses
Newark New Jersey police apprehended an Irvington NJ man who allegedly committed a non-fatal shooting. The suspect is a 30-year-old male from Irvington, New Jersey. He surrendered himself to authorities after a warrant was issued for his arrest. According to law enforcement, the suspect shot a 36-year-old man who was walking on the 600 block… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Police Arrest Four Teens Accused of Carjacking Minivan

Posted in Assault Offenses, Theft Offenses
Four teens were placed under arrest after they allegedly crashed a carjacked minivan in Newark, NJ. The scary auto accident occurred sometime 10:00 p.m. According to authorities, the teen suspects stole the minivan, a 2001 Nissan Quest, at gunpoint from someone earlier in the day. The carjacking victim notified the Newark Police Department, which sent… Continue Reading

Belleville NJ Man Accused of Shooting Adult Son during Altercation

Posted in Assault Offenses, Weapons Offenses
Belleville New Jersey police recently apprehended a man who allegedly used a handgun to shoot his adult son. The suspect, a 56-year-old resident of Belleville NJ, is accused of shooting his 23-year-old son at a residence on Mallone Avenue in Belleville. Immediately following the shooting incident, the victim managed to walk to a nearby residence… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Police Investigate Shooting That Left Woman with Critical Injuries

Posted in Assault Offenses, Homicide, Weapons Offenses
Newark NJ police are searching for a man who shot a local woman early Sunday morning. The shooting incident happened around 3:30 a.m. That’s when the Newark Police Department got several reports of gunshots being fired on Schofield Street in Newark, NJ. Newark cops were dispatched to the area, where they came across the female… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Man Allegedly Shot Off-Duty Port Authority Police Officer

Posted in Assault Offenses, Weapons Offenses
Police officers recently apprehended a man who allegedly assaulted an off-duty Port Authority police officer on a street in Newark, New Jersey. The violent incident went down shortly after 3:00 a.m. on September 9 in the Ironbound section of Newark, NJ. According to authorities, an off-duty Port Authority cop was walking on the 500 block… Continue Reading

Newark Police Search for Murder Suspect Who Allegedly Used Handgun in Separate Incident

Posted in Assault Offenses, Homicide, Weapons Offenses
A man suspected of committing a murder has now been accused of using a firearm to shoot at another person on a street in Newark, NJ. The scary incident went down a short time after 11:00 p.m. near the intersection of 11th Avenue and South 18th Street in Newark, New Jersey. The victim, a 28-year-old… Continue Reading

Three People Sustain Injuries as a Result of Shooting on Newark NJ Street

Posted in Assault Offenses
Newark NJ police are investigating a violent shooting on a street that left three people with serious injuries. The shooting occurred around 8:20 p.m. According to authorities, the three victims were walking near the intersection of 15th Avenue and Bruce Street in Newark when a vehicle drove by. Someone inside the vehicle reportedly brandished a… Continue Reading