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Newark NJ Man Faces Murder Charges for Fatal Shooting in Irvington

Posted in Homicide

Police officers recently apprehended a Newark New Jersey man who allegedly murdered someone on a street in Irvington, NJ. The suspect is a 37-year-old man from Newark, New Jersey. According to Essex County authorities, the suspect used a gun to shoot and kill a 33-year-old man who was walking along a street in Irvington, NJ.… Continue Reading

Newark Police Investigating Homicide at Local Home

Posted in Homicide

Newark NJ police are investigating a homicide at a local residence. The Newark Police Department sent officers to a home located on the 400 block of Avon Avenue in Newark, New Jersey. When Newark police officers got to the scene, they entered the residence and discovered the victim’s body. Emergency medical responders pronounced the victim… Continue Reading

Police Investigate Homicide on Newark NJ Street

Posted in Homicide

Newark New Jersey law enforcement is investigating a fatal shooting. Authorities have yet to identify a suspect in the homicide. The violent incident occurred just after 8:30 p.m. on the 400 block of 18th Avenue in Newark, NJ. Two pedestrians suffered serious gunshot wounds in the shooting and were rushed to nearby University Hospital. Doctors… Continue Reading

Newark Detectives Investigate Recent Fatal Shootings

Posted in Homicide

Newark New Jersey detectives are investigating recent shootings that caused two people to die and resulting in several people sustained serious injuries. The first fatal shooting occurred a short time after 8:00 p.m. on the 1100 block of South Orange Avenue in Newark, NJ. According to the Essex County Prosecutor’s, someone used a handgun to… Continue Reading

Police Arrest Three Suspects in Newark NJ Homicide

Posted in Homicide

Newark police recently arrested three men accused of committing a murder outside a bar in the city’s South Ward. The suspects are a 30-year-old Irvington resident, a 37-year-old Irvington resident, and a 40-year-old Newark NJ resident. According to authorities, the suspects shot and killed the victim in a parking lot near a bar located on… Continue Reading

Police Investigate Homicide at Apartment in Newark, NJ

Posted in Homicide

Newark New Jersey police are looking into a recent shooting that left one person dead and another person seriously injured. The fatal shooting occurred at 10:45 p.m. at an apartment complex on Ridgewood Avenue in Newark, NJ. The Newark Police Department received a call about gunshots being fired and dispatched cops to the scene. When… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Police Look for Suspect in South Ward Homicide Case

Posted in Homicide

Newark New Jersey police are investigating a shooting that killed one teenager and seriously injured another teenager. The violent incident happened around 3:00 p.m. on the 400 block of Hawthorne Avenue in the South Ward of Newark, NJ. The Newark Police Department got a call about gunshots being fired and sent police officers to the… Continue Reading

Belleville NJ Man Charged with DWI, Death by Auto

Posted in Homicide

Police officers recently arrested a Belleville NJ man who allegedly caused the death of a Verona NJ woman in a fatal car accident. The fatal crash happened at 7:45 a.m. on March 3, 2017. According to authorities, the 25-year-old suspect was driving a white 2006 Mitsubishi on Lakeside Avenue in Belleville when he lost control… Continue Reading

Orange NJ Man Charged with Murder, Attempted Murder

Posted in Homicide

An Orange New Jersey man faces criminal charges for allegedly murdering three women in 2016 and also trying to murder another woman. The suspect, a 20-year-old resident of Orange, NJ, allegedly committed the homicides in September, October, and November, 2016. The murder victims were from Newark, Montclair, and Philly. The first homicide victim was a… Continue Reading

Second Suspect in Murder of Rutgers-Newark Student Captured by Authorities

Posted in Homicide

Authorities recently captured a second suspect in the violent murder of a Rutgers-Newark student last year. The victim, a 21-year-old Toms River man, was a student at Rutgers-Newark University and lived in an apartment located off campus on Central Avenue in Newark, New Jersey. On April 10, 2016, two men allegedly entered the residence and… Continue Reading

Orange Man Sentenced to Prison for Fatal Shooting in Newark, NJ

Posted in Homicide

An Orange NJ man was recently sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to aggravated manslaughter charges. The suspect, a 36-year-old man from Orange, fatally shot someone on February 14, 2016. The victim was a 31-year-old resident of Newark, New Jersey. He was shot and killed in a car and then taken to Rose Terrace in… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Police Close Down Illegal Bar Where Man Was Murdered

Posted in Homicide

A Newark NJ man was recently arrested and charged with allegedly running an illegal bar from the basement of his residence. The suspect is a 62-year-old man who resides at a home located on Norwood Street in Newark’s West Ward. Newark law enforcement opened an investigation into the suspect after a local man was murdered… Continue Reading

Nutley NJ Man Gets Prison Time for Home Invasion Homicide in Belleville

Posted in Homicide

A Nutley New Jersey man has been sentenced to 16 years in NJ State Prison after pleading guilty to aggravated manslaughter. The suspect killed the elderly victim during a robbery attempt at a Belleville NJ residence. In May 2015, Ray Cooley, a 27-year-old man from Nutley, beat 86-year-old William Fitzsimmons to death at the victim’s… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Man Accused of Committing Homicide on City Street

Posted in Homicide

A Newark New Jersey man accused of fatally shooting someone on a city street in December has been captured by law enforcement. According to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office, the suspect committed the murder during the early morning hours of December 30, 2016. The Newark Police Department got a call about a man who was… Continue Reading

West Orange Man Accused of Killing Livingston NJ Woman

Posted in Homicide

A West Orange man was recently indicted by Essex County grand jury on manslaughter charges in connection with the killing of a Livingston New Jersey woman. The suspect is a 33-year-old man from West Orange, New Jersey. He has been accused of fatally strangling the victim at her Livingston NJ home on May 15, 2016.… Continue Reading

Newark Man Admits Causing Fatal Car Crash in West New York, NJ

Posted in Homicide

A Newark New Jersey man pleaded guilty to vehicular manslaughter charges stemming from a fatal auto accident on a Jersey City road. The suspect, a 33-year-old man from Newark, is likely on his way to New Jersey State Prison after admitting that he caused a fatal crash in West New York, NJ. The fatal accident… Continue Reading

Newark Police Arrest Suspect in Murders on Orange NJ Street

Posted in Homicide

Newark New Jersey police recently arrested a man suspected of shooting, and killing, two people in Orange NJ last month. The fatal shooting incident occurred on November 3, 2016. The homicide victims included a one-year-old boy and his 21-year-old uncle, while the child’s father was also injured in the violent attack. A 16-year-old boy was… Continue Reading

Newark Police Arrest Montclair Man Who Allegedly Committed Homicide

Posted in Homicide

A Montclair New Jersey man faces first degree murder charges for allegedly shooting an Irvington NJ man on a street in Newark, NJ. The suspect, a 22-year-old resident of Montclair, allegedly used a handgun to shoot the 22-year-old victim. According to law enforcement, the shooting occurred around 2:30 a.m. on Clifton Avenue. The Essex County… Continue Reading

Police Investigate Fatal Shooting of Cab Driver in Orange, NJ

Posted in Homicide

Orange NJ detectives are investigating the fatal shooting of a cab driver who crashed his vehicle on a local road. Authorities found the victim’s body inside his cab. Shortly after 11:00 p.m. on Wednesday, the Orange Police Department received a call about a car accident on the 200 block of Snyder Street in Orange, New… Continue Reading

Orange NJ Police Investigate Shooting That Left Two People Dead

Posted in Homicide

Police in Orange New Jersey are looking into a double homicide at a local house. The tragic incident occurred at a residence on the 200 block of Cleveland Street in Orange, NJ. According to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office, a suspect walked toward the front porch of the house and used a gun to open… Continue Reading

Police Arrest Man Accused of Fatally Shooting Grocery Store Manager in Newark, NJ

Posted in Homicide, Weapons Offenses

Federal authorities nabbed a man who allegedly committed a homicide on a street in Newark, New Jersey. The suspect allegedly committed the murder a short time after 9:00 a.m. on October 18, 2016. According to law enforcement, the suspect entered Dalbert Grocery Store on West Runyon Street in Newark and walked toward the store manager.… Continue Reading

Newark NJ Man Accused of Shooting, Killing Person on City Street

Posted in Homicide

Federal agents recently apprehended a Newark man who allegedly shot and killed someone on a city street. The fatal shooting occurred around 8:30 p.m. on October 23, 2016. The victim was walking along Peabody Place in Newark NJ when the suspect allegedly ran past him and fired several gunshots. The Newark Police Department got a… Continue Reading

Police Look for Suspect Accused of Murdering Clerk at Newark NJ Bodega

Posted in Homicide

Newark NJ police were on the lookout for a man who allegedly shot and killed a clerk at a bodega on Runyon Street. The homicide occurred just before 9:00 a.m. According to authorities, a male suspect entered Dalbert Grocery, which is located at 277 Runyon Street, approached the store clerk, and fired several gunshots. The… Continue Reading