The Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office says it happened Thursday just before 7:30 a.m. in Lakewood.
Rodriguez-Morales was arrested and charged with 3rd Degree Aggravated Assault and Title 9 Child Abuse.
Authorities say a man who sought aid from a southern New Jersey church instead tried to steal about $1,500 in collection money.
The driver reportedly disregarded a school bus stop sign, driving past the bus and striking the child.
Authorities say a 2-year-old girl has been struck and killed by a car backing out of a driveway in Lakewood.
State Police say Trooper Yenier Hurtado removed his uniform shirt and wrapped the boy in it. Hurtado cut the umbilical cord after paramedics arrived and carried the baby to an ambulance.
Ocean County authorities are awaiting an autopsy to determine the cause of death for a badly decomposed body found in a home in Lakewood.
Sofer, who is doing religious studies abroad, went for a hike on Friday in the Jerusalem forest with a friend and the two became separated while going down an incline.
A New Jersey man is facing charges after investigators say he carved a swastika into a neighbor’s lawn.
Police in Ocean County have identified a man who died after being pinned beneath a bulldozer.
Authorities say a naked man found riding a tricycle at a southern New Jersey apartment complex apparently was under the influence of cocaine.
Homeless encampments at the Jersey Shore are reeling from a fire death at one and a threat to shut down a separate one.
Officials say they have cracked an international ring operating in New Jersey that brought women from Mexico into the U.S. illegally to work as prostitutes.
In early 2012, the three men were making an attractive offer: the opportunity to purchase Facebook stock just as the company was expected to go public.
Authorities say a southern New Jersey police officer is recovering from injuries suffered when he was dragged about 250 feet by a pickup truck driven by a man who later led officers on a high-speed chase through several towns.