Mercer County

Chopper 3 over the scene in Trenton, Mercer County on April 1, 2015.  (credit: Chopper 3)

Firefighters Battle Blaze In Trenton

The fire was reported Wednesday at the 500 block of Bellevue Avenue.

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Crocodile Found In NJ Basement During Drug Raid

Five drug raids in New Jersey have led to the seizure of the normal assortment of marijuana, ecstasy and guns and the removal of one not-so normal thing: a crocodile.

03/16/2015

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Elderly Man Killed In 4-Vehicle Crash In Mercer County

Police say an 87-year-old man is dead following a crash involving four cars Sunday afternoon in Lawrence Township.

03/15/2015

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Police: Students Allowed Back In High School In Mercer County Following ‘Social Media Concern’

Authorities say some alarming tweets by an 18-year-old student forced the evacuation of the school.

03/10/2015

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Police Investigate Deadly Accident On I-95 In Mercer County

Police say I-95 northbound in Mercer County was closed for several hours after a fatal accident overnight.

01/15/2015

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Prosecutor: 5 Men Charged In Connection With Shooting Outside NJ Church Earlier This Year

Mercer County Prosecutor Joseph L. Bocchini reports a grand jury has returned an indictment charging several men in connection with a shooting at a funeral that wounded three attendees.

12/02/2014

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Hamilton Township Officer Injured During Foot Pursuit

Police in Hamilton Township, NJ say an officer responding to the scene of a crime was injured.

11/26/2014

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Police: 4 Injured In Accident Involving School Bus, Vehicle In Mercer County

Police say four people were injured following a serious accident involving a school bus and a vehicle in Princeton, Mercer County.

11/11/2014

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School Bus Overturns On I-95 In NJ; No Students On Bus

A school bus overturned on its side in New Jersey Tuesday morning, but fortunately there were no students on board at the time of the crash.

11/04/2014

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I-Team Investigation: Sheriffs Double-Dip Into Millions Of Tax Dollars

A joint investigation by Eyewitness News and the New Jersey Watchdog found double-dipping sheriffs in 16 of New Jersey’s 21 counties including Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester, Mercer and Salem counties.

10/30/2014

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Police Investigate Double Shooting In Trenton

Trenton Police say around 4:11 p.m. Monday, they received a call for shots fired in the area of St. Joes Avenue and Girard Avenue.

10/20/2014

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NJ Man Found Fatally Shot Behind Wheel Of Minivan

Authorities say a man was found shot to death behind the wheel of a minivan that was still running on a Trenton street.

10/19/2014

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Police: Amber Alert Canceled; 5-Year-Old Girl Found Safe

The Amber Alert was canceled.

10/14/2014

Andy Waller hopes if the foundation finds traction, his family would like to offer tuition to programs that might support a child's occupational or physical therapy. (credit: Pat Ciarrocchi/CBS3)

Father Of NJ Boy Who Died Of Enterovirus D68 Announces Foundation In Son’s Honor

Because Eli loved the first day of school, with its new backpack and special outfit, within days, the Wallers thought a foundation that helps children with special needs in school would be a wonderful way to honor Eli.

10/10/2014

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Yardley Financial Advisor Charged With Stealing More Than $200,000 From Client

John J. Katsock, Sr., of Yardley, voluntarily turned himself in to police in Mercer County on Tuesday morning.

10/08/2014

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