Bridgeton

November 21, 2017

BRIDGETON MAN SHOT IN THE LEG WHILE SITTING ON HIS PORCH

A Bridgeton man was shot in the leg while he was sitting on his porch Sunday.  Police say the victim is in his 50s and he was shot in the leg Sunday night while sitting on his porch in the 200 block of South Pine Street.  Two other parties got into a fight and gunshots [...]

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October 5, 2017

BRIDGETON TO GET $2.5 MILLION GRANT FOR FOOD PRODUCTION PLANT

Congressman Frank A. LoBiondo announced that the Cumberland County Improvement Authority has been awarded a $2.5 million grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration for construction of a Food Industry Commercialization Center adjacent to the Rutgers Food Innovation Center in Bridgeton. It is expected that 190 jobs will be created. The new multi-tenant facility will be [...]

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September 24, 2017

BRIDGETON MAN INDICTED ON MURDER CHARGE

An 18 year old Bridgeton man has been indicted on charges that he killed a 21 year old man during a robbery nearly one year ago. A grand jury issued a five count indictment against Michael J. Huggins, who was a juvenile at the time of the slaying. Huggins is charged with killing Devante Lee [...]

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September 21, 2017

MAN FOUND SHOT TO DEATH INSIDE CAR IN BRIDGETON

Bridgeton Police are searching for the suspect connected to a shooting death in the city Wednesday night. The body of a 29 year old man was found inside a white sedan who’s window was destroyed by gunfire. The shooting occurred on East Myrtle Street.

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