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Man Struck By Car on Route 22 Sunday Identified as Hampton Resident, Police Say

January 19, 2017

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The man killed after being struck by a car on Route 22 late Sunday has been identified as Jose L. Espiridion, of Hampton, according to a report from Bridgewater Township Police.

The 38-year-old was struck by a vehicle on Route 22 West, near North Gaston Avenue, at about 11:55 p.m. Sunday when he was standing in the center lane of travel.

According to police, ...

Bernards Township Police Investigating Vehicle Burglaries at The Hills Highlands Village Center

BASKING RIDGE - Two vehicles were broken into on Jan. 9 while parked at The Hills Highlands Village Center on Allen Road in The Hills section of the township, and purses containing cash and credit cards were stolen, the Bernards Township police department reported.

According to Police Lt. Detective Mark Leopold, a witness told police that a male dressed in all ...

Bernards Police Capt. Shimsky Promoted to New Deputy Chief Position

BERNARDS TWP. - Police Capt. Michael Shimsky, who also has been the township's Office of Emergency Management coordinator for a decade, was promoted on Tuesday to Deputy Chief of Police, a brand new position within the department.

The Bernards Township Committee approved the promotion at Tuesday night's meeting. Officials said that he is due to be sworn into the new position at 11 ...

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