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Wall Police: Long Island Pair Had Crack Cocaine, Guns at Route 35 Motel

December 11, 2018

WALL, NJ — Two residents from Long Island are facing a multitude of drug and weapons charges, following their December 6 arrests during a motor vehicle stop in Wall that led police to raid their Route 35 motel room, according to police.

At about 5 p.m., Anthony Miccio, 30, of Islip, N.Y., and Ashley Schroko, 23, of Huntington, N.Y., were arrested on New Bedford Road near Route 138 by ...

Colts Neck Murders: Paul Caneiro Pleads Not Guilty to Killing Brother and Family, Setting Homes on Fire to Cover Crimes

FREEHOLD, NJ — Paul Caneiro pleaded not guilty yesterday to charges of murder in the deaths of his brother, Keith, and his entire family, and then setting fire to both his brother's home and his own to cover up the crimes.

Caneiro's attorney, Robert Honecker Jr., entered the pleas for Caneiro, 51, before Superior Court Judge James J. McGann in Freehold on November 30. He will ...

Colts Neck Murders: Paul Caneiro Pleads Not Guilty to Killing Brother and Family, Setting Homes on Fire to Cover Crimes

FREEHOLD, NJ — Paul Caneiro pleaded not guilty today to charges of murder in the deaths of his brother, Keith, and his entire family, and then setting fire to both his brother's home and his own to cover up the crimes.

Caneiro's attorney, Robert Honecker Jr., entered the pleas for Caneiro, 51, before Superior Court Judge James J. McGann in Freehold on November 30. He will remain ...

UPDATE: Paul Caneiro Charged with Murder in Deaths of Brother and His Family, Police Say

FREEHOLD, NJ — A press conference by the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office is scheduled for this morning, November 29, as reports are being confirmed that Paul Caneiro has been charged with four counts of murder in the deaths of his brother Keith Caneiro, wife Jennifer, and their two children, Jesse and Sophia. 

The 51-year-old also is charged aggravated arson in connection ...

UPDATE: Long Branch Shooting Suspect Arrested

FREEHOLD, NJ — Following an intense manhunt, Marc Zayas, 18, of Long Branch has been arrested and charged with attempted murder in connection with a Long Branch shooting on November 15, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office.

Zayas is also faces charges of possession of a weapon for unlawful purpose and unlawful possession of a weapon,

At about 12:01 p.m. on ...

Colts Neck Fire Probe: Caneiro Family 'Victims of Homicidal Violence' Before Fire Set

FREEHOLD, NJ — Monmouth County officials have tentatively identified the victims in the Colts Neck mansion blaze as owners Keith and Jennifer Caneiro, and their two children.

While the badly burned bodies of Jennifer, 45, Jesse, 11, and Sophia, 8, were found inside the home, Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni confirmed that Keith Caneiro, 50, was found dead of gunshot ...

Howell Driver’s Alertness during Crash with Deer Wins Her Praise from Police

HOWELL, NJ — The quick action of a Howell motorist yesterday morning to avoid serious injury after a deer crashed through her front windshield underscores the importance of staying alert while driving during the animal’s fall mating season.

Melissa Misthal, 36, of Howell was driving a 2004 Toyota RAV4 southbound on Route 9 near Bergerville Road on November 12 when her vehicle ...

Crash at Asbury Circle in Ocean Leaves Bicyclist Critically Injured

FREEHOLD, NJ — A 30-year old man on a bicycle at the Asbury Circle was seriously injured when he was struck by a motor vehicle on Friday evening, according to the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office.

The unidentified victim was riding a bicycle on the Route 35 circle in Ocean Township at about 6:46 p.m. on November 2 when he was struck southbound by a 2016 Jeep Cherokee, ...

Neptune Woman Arrested at Monmouth Courthouse on Charges of Possession of Ammunition, Drugs

FREEHOLD BOROUGH, NJ — When a Neptune Township woman placed her purse on the X-ray machine in the Monmouth County Courthouse yesterday morning, what sheriff’s officers discovered was no Halloween treat.

A high-capacity gun magazine, loaded with ammunition was detected and confiscated from Noelle Boynton on October 31, according to the Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office. And ...

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