According to the Bridgeton Police Department, a 19-year-old man and two juveniles have been arrested and charged in connection with a home invasion and fatal shooting.
Bridgeton Police and the Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office are investigating the shooting death of a 44-year-old man during a home invasion at his residence in the 200 block of South Ave. Monday night, in addition to two similar robberies one occurring just prior to the shooting and another Sunday night.
New Jersey’s seventh gun buyback program is taking place in Cumberland County.
Police are now confident the 54-year-old woman found dead in Cumberland County was run over, and that the driver did not stop and wait around for police.
The victim’s body was found on the highway near McCormick Place and Pearl Street at around 7pm.
The body was discovered around 6:30 p.m. at Pearl Street and McCormick Place.
An ordinance awaiting final passage at the end of the month would make it illegal to light up in a park, playground, school or township facility.
A State of Emergency has been declared in Cumberland County.
One person was taken to the hospital after being injured in a house fire in Cumberland County early Thursday morning.
Authorities believe a teenage girl spending the night at a friend’s house was the person killed in a southern New Jersey house fire that injured four other people.
Authorities in Cumberland County are investigating a fatal bull riding accident that occurred Sunday evening, according to police.
A southern New Jersey man who fatally shot his ex-girlfriend to death has asked a judge to withdraw his guilty plea to aggravated manslaughter and arson charges.
An audit casts a critical light on how New Jersey corrections officials oversee the operation of 25 halfway houses across the state.
State investigators say a southern New Jersey man was fatally shot by a state trooper after he pulled out a concealed handgun and pointed it at troopers.
Two of the stations slated to shut down are in South Jersey — in Bridgeton, Cumberland County, and Delanco, in Burlington County. The third’s in Westfield, Union County.