2 teenagers killed when stolen SUV crashes in Newark


Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II and Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose, III have announced that authorities are investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash earlier today. (1/25/19).  At approximately 5:20 am, Newark police officers were dispatched to the intersection of Bergen Street and Madison Avenue on reports of a motor vehicle crash. Arriving units observed that a 2011 Acura MDX had crashed into the side of a residence in the 600 block of Bergen Street. Arriving units observed two unresponsive males within the vehicle. The males were subsequently pronounced dead at the scene at 5:50 am, according to Chief Assistant Prosecutor Thomas S. Fennelly, of the Prosecutor’s Homicide Unit. The residence on Bergen Street suffered structural damage as a result of the crash and the occupants were evacuated by authorities. The Acura was reported stolen in Elizabeth, NJ.

Bro charged with murder of family in Colts Neck fire


FREEHOLD – The brother of a Colts Neck man found dead along with his wife and two children at their burned out home just days before Thanksgiving has been charged with their murders and setting fire to their suburban home, announced Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.

Elizabeth cops shoot a guy

Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens, II, announced today that the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office (ECPO) is investigating an officer-involved shooting that took place earlier this morning in the vicinity of Court and 3rd Streets in Elizabeth, New Jersey.