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Latin King says he’s ready for another trial

8-18-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A former leader of the Latin Kings street gang in Trenton has told a judge that he's ready to face a third trial on charges that he killed a woman because she witnessed a kidnapping. The Times of Trenton reports ...

Lawyer: Revel still seeks sale, losing $1M weekly

8-18-14
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — A lawyer for Revel Casino Hotel says that it still hopes to auction off the property but needs to close to stop big losses. The Press of Atlantic City reported (http://bit.ly/1taMSHd) that attorney John Cunningham said in ...

Atlantic City police probe shooting

8-18-14
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A person on a bike sprayed homes and cars with bullets in Atlantic City. The gunfire erupted around 11:30 a.m. Sunday along North Virginia and Sewell Avenue. Witnesses tell WMGM-TV (http://bit.ly/1qj4OdQ ) at least 14 ...

3 men accused of causing trouble on PATH train

8-18-14
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Three Brooklyn men are accused of disrupting service on a PATH train. The train had left Hoboken for Jersey City when Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police say 24-year-old Francisco Lopez, 32-year-old Shawn ...

Man wanted in attempted child luring in Camden

8-18-14
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Camden police are seeking information about a man suspected of trying to lure a child. Police say the man approached an 11-year-old girl on Baird Boulevard Sunday night. The girl ran away and the suspect tried to catch her. ...

Confessed hit man hired by rabbi set for release

8-17-14
CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — A confessed hit man who was one of two people paid to kill a New Jersey rabbi's wife in 1994 is scheduled to be released from prison one day before the 20th anniversary of the victim's death. The Courier-Post reports ...

Skateboarder attacks ranger at Philly’s Love Park

8-17-14
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police are investigating a video that shows a skateboarder kicking a city park ranger while others stand by laughing at Love Park, the city's internationally renowned shredding spot. Witness Mariano Verrico of ...

Man charged with shooting at 2 police officers

8-17-14
BRIDGETON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a 29-year-old man who they say fired at two southern New Jersey police offers responding to a burglary call last week. The Daily Journal reported (http://vineland.dj/XsIWWR ) that Tyshaun Milledge, ...

Man charged in hit-and-run; victim badly hurt

8-17-14
RAMSEY, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a 27-year-old northern New Jersey man has been charged following a hit-and-run crash in Ramsey that left a New York man seriously hurt. Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli said that Thomas M. Moylan Jr., ...

Police seek suspects in fatal Plainfield shooting

8-17-14
PLAINFIELD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities are looking for several suspects in a shootout in Plainfield that left a 20-year-old man dead and three others injured. Union County prosecutors say that Dearn Marcano, of Plainfield, was killed around 9 p.m. ...