Perth Amboy cops kill man in street

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PERTH AMBOY — A 32-year-old man was shot and killed by police on Dec. 4, 2013 after pulling  a knife on two officers, according to the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office.

Dixon Rodriguez, described by friends as having special needs, encountered two Perth Amboy police officers on Hall Avenue about 1:18 p.m. and attacked one of them with the weapon, the prosecutor’s office said in a statement.

Short Hills mall carjacking leaves husband dead; 4 arrested

Dustin Friedland and his wife, Jamie Schare Friedland.

Dustin Friedland and his wife, Jamie Schare Friedland.

 

A man out shopping for the holidays was shot in the head and killed in front o this horrified wife Dec. 15, 2013 during a violent carjacking in the parking garage of the upscale Mall at Short Hills.

Dustin Friedland, 30, had helped his wife, Jamie Schare, into the passenger side of his silver Range Rover when men approached him about 9 p.m.

The men put a handgun to Friedland’s head and demanded the vehicle.

In an apparent attempt to protect his wife, Friedland pushed the men away and was shot in the head, according to investigators.

Cops shoot knife-wielding man in South Brunswick

 

A SWAT team member shot and killed 28-year-old Andrew Murnieks inside his South Brunswick home on Wednesday, Nov. 20.

A SWAT team member shot and killed 28-year-old Andrew Murnieks inside his South Brunswick home on Wednesday, Nov. 20. CREDIT: Screen grab from News 12 New Jersey video.


SOUTH BRUNSWICK –
A man who reportedly threatened members of a police SWAT team with a knife was shot and killed Wednesday night, Nov. 20.

The New Jersey state attorney general’s office is investigating the shooting, ,which occurred about 6:30 p.m. during a standoff with the man on Hannah Drive.

Authorities say a member of the Middlesex County Special Operations Response Team fatally shot 28-year-old Andrew Murnieks inside his home.

Paul Ciancia of NJ identified as LAX shooter

Paul Ciancia, accused LAX shooter.

Paul Ciancia, accused LAX shooter.

PENNSVILLE — Authorities said a man with a rifle entered Los Angeles International Airport and fatally shot a Transportation Security Administration officer.

The gunman, identified by the FBI as 23-year-old Paul Anthony Ciancia, entered Terminal 3 on Friday and pulled a rifle from his bag, killing Garardo Hernandez. According to the TSA workers union and federal sources, Hernandez was working as a travel document checker.