Bridgeton

September 11, 2017

TWO DEAD IN MURDER-SUICIDE IN CUMBERLAND COUNTY

A man and woman are both dead in Cumberland County following a murder-suicide that occurred on Saturday. Authorities say both worked for the Department of Corrections, and their bodies were found Saturday night inside a home on Hopewell Road. No othe...
August 31, 2017

REPORT: BRIDGETON POLICE RESPOND TO SHOOTING

Bridgeton Police say a man was found bleeding from both knees and one foot after being shot Tuesday night.  The Daily Journal reports that the shooting occurred between Falcon and North streets.  Police also found multiple vehicles riddled with bullet holes. ##
August 20, 2017

BRIDGETON MAN INDICTED ON SECOND MURDER CHARGE

A 29 year old Bridgeton man who’s already in jail on a murder charge is now accused in a second killing.  Raheem Jacobs was charged in connection with the murder of Jeron King last week.  King was killed with a single gunshot to the head at a party back in 2015. ##
August 10, 2017

VIOLENT NIGHT IN BRIDGETON; SEVERAL SHOT DURING VIOLENCE

Several individuals were shot Wednesday night in Bridgeton during heightened violence in the city. Police are sorting out the details but say several individuals were shot around 10pm on North Pearl Street. Medivac helicopters were brought in to tran...