New Jersey

May 5, 2017

NJ MAN INDICTED ON CHARGES HE INTENDED TO BUILD BOMB FOR NYC

A 20 year old man from Ocean County has been indicted on charges that he was going to support ISIS by building a bomb to be exploded in New York City.  Gregory Lepsky is accused of trying to build a pressure cooker type bomb to explode in New York.  Lepsky is from Point Pleasant. ##
May 5, 2017

PRESIDENT TRUMP IN NEW JERSEY FOR THE WEEKEND

President Trump has arrived in New Jersey, and he will stay in the Garden State through the weekend.  The President arrived late Thursday night and he will stay at his golf club in Bedminster.  Trump was last in New Jersey as he was assembling his presidential transition team. ##
May 4, 2017

JUDGE SETS GUIDELINES FOR THE LAYOFFS OF TEACHERS IN NJ

Performance does not count, but seniority does, when it comes to local school districts who want to lay off teachers.  A Superior Court judge ruled this week that layoffs must occur on a seniority basis in school districts regardless of a teacher’s performance. ##
May 4, 2017

MAN RELEASED FROM JAIL, ROBS DUNKIN’ DONUTS STORE

A 22 year old Newark man who was released from jail decided to rob a Dunkin’ Donuts store one day after he got out of the can.  Police are looking for Dante Hobson-Taylor of Plainfield who broke into the store during the overnight hours, stole money, and fled the scene. ##