A 73-year-old woman and her 5-year-old grandchild were killed Thursday in Chester Township when their SUV collided with a tractor trailer at an intersection officials have long considered dangerous.
Police identified the victims as Mariamma Thomas of Linden and her granddaughter.
WOODLYNNE — A woman has been charged with beating her boyfriend to death with frying pans, according to a report.
NJ Advance Media reports Maleia Cole, 33, was charged Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017 with murder in the killing of 35-year-old Jason Lewis,.
Lewis was found conscious, but with injuries to his head and face that left him bleeding and dizzy when police arrived at the Pantry One, a former market on Mount Ephraim Avenue in Woodlynne on Sept. 2, according to the report.
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The Hindenburg disaster occurred on May 6, 1937, as the German passenger airship LZ 129 Hindenburg caught fire and was destroyed during its attempt to dock with its mooring mast at Naval Air Station Lakehurst in Manchester Township, New Jersey, United States. Of the 97 people on board (36 passengers and 61 crewmen), there were 35 fatalities (13 passengers and 22 crewmen). One worker on the ground was also killed, raising the final death toll to 36.
READINGTON TWP. — Elizabeth Mongno said she was walking her Alaskan Shepherd, Tonka, on Wednesday when the dog spotted a deer and darted into the woods next to her house.
As she waited for the 1-year-old dog to return, Mongno says she heard a pop and a yelp. She immediately knew something was wrong.
About 10 minutes later, she found Tonka about 50 feet from her property line.
“I let out a blood-curdling scream, yelling ‘Someone killed my dog, who killed my dog?'” said Mongno, of Readington.
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An off-duty police detective driving a Jeep struck and killed a woman who was crossing the street, authorities said Saturday.
Jake Pascucci, 28, was driving his Jeep Cherokee southbound on Ocean Avenue in Long Branch on Friday night when he struck the woman, Monmouth County prosecutors said.
Karen Borkowski, 60, of Stanhope, was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said.
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/>JERSEY CITY – Yusuf Ibrahim, 29, has been accused of fatally shooting two men in a parked car, cutting off their heads and hands and burying them in the woods.
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HOLMDEL - The bodies of an adult man and woman have been discovered at a home in a mulitimillion-dollar housing development, reports the Asbury Park Press.
The Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office confirmed that they are investigating the deaths of the man and woman, although they provided no additional information on the victims or their deaths.
Property records show that Arshad Zarak and Asma Hussain signed the deed for the property on July 21 for $1.66 million. The couple, who are listed in the mortgage documents as husband and wife, took out a mortgage for $1.15 million.
MANCHESTER — A woman has been charged in the death of a township man, who authorities say succumbed to smoke inhalation as a result of a fire that the woman ignited at a neighbor’s home, according to NJ101.5.
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Convicted murderer Steven Pratt faces prison time in the death of his mother.
ATLANTIC CITY – Steven Pratt allegedly killed his mother two days after completing a 30-year prison sentence for a 1984 murder conviction, according to reports.
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Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ
TEANECK – A woman was struck and killed by a car Monday, Nov. 21, 2016 in front of Fairleigh Dickinson University, according to NJ.com.
The woman, whose name was not released, was found shortly before 7 a.m. lying in the road near the school, which is located on River Road, said Teaneck Deputy Police Chief Glenn O’Reilly.
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