Local News

May 15, 2017

MAN SUFFERS GRAZE WITH BULLET OVER THE WEEKEND IN BRIDGETON

A 40 year old man suffered a gunshot graze to the head during a shooting over the weekend in Bridgeton.  Police say the man suffered a minor injury and so far no suspects are in custody.  The shooting occurred Saturday on Manheim Avenue. ##
May 15, 2017

NJ SENATOR CALLS FOR LEGALIZATION OF MARIJUANA

State Senator Nicholas Scutari on Monday unveiled his plan to legalize marijuana in New Jersey.  Scutari says the move would generate $300 million in tax revenue which could fund essential programs.  Governor Christie calls Scutari’s plan “stupid”. ##
May 15, 2017

TWO DEAD IN CRASH OF LEAR JET IN NORTHERN New Jersey

The investigation continues into the crash of a Lear jet near the Teterboro Airport in northern New Jersey Monday afternoon.  The plane crashed upside down, killing the two pilots on board; they were the only people on the jet at the time of the crash.  The National Transportation Safety Board is en route. ##
May 15, 2017

GANG MEMBER GETS 12 YEARS FOR MILLVILLE SLAYING

It’s 12 years behind bars for gang member Malcolm Walker who participated in the murder of a Millville man three years ago.  Walker was sentenced for his role in the killing of a 22 year old man back in June, 2014.  Four other members of the same gang have also been sentenced. ##