Bridgeton

May 16, 2018

BRIDGETON POLICE FIND DECOMPOSING BODY BEHIND BUILDING

Bridgeton Police found a decomposed body behind a building early Wednesday morning.  The discovery was made on South Laurel Street where homeless individuals often gather.  The body is that of a male, and had been there for about a week.  No word on th...
May 8, 2018

DRUNK DRIVER COLLIDES WITH BRIDGETON POLICE CRUISER

An alleged 28- year drunk driver crashed his car into a Bridgeton police cruiser on Sunday morning. The collision sent both driver and police officer to a local hospital for treatment. Bridgeton Police reported that Officer Darren Overstreet was traveling north on Pearl Street when David Romero turned in front of him at the intersection …

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April 3, 2018

MULTIPLE SHOTS FIRED IN BRIDGETON SHOOTING

Bridgeton Police are investigating a drive-by shooting that resulted in approximately 20 shots being fired Monday night.  Police say they found the casings from the bullets on South Avenue, but no shooting victims.  So far, no suspects are in custody. ...
March 31, 2018

MAN SHOT THREE TIMES IN BRIDGETON FRIDAY MORNING

Bridgeton Police are investigating a shooting Friday morning that resulted in a man being struck by bullets three times in the leg.  The shooting took place on Cohansey Street.  The man was airlifted to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Th...