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Money-Laundering Minister Doesn't Have a Prayer; Gets 14 Years

September 13, 2018

MIDDLESEX COUNTY,  NJ - A local preacher used money he stole from a plumbing company where he worked as a bookkeeper to buy himself a BMX W5 and a Mercedes S550.  He also stole over $700,000.  Now his life is going down the drain.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey announced that a man from West Orange was sentenced today to serve 14 years in prison for money ...

Heavily-Armed Man Threatens Sayreville Club



MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Keyport resident Kevin Smith entered his place of employment - Visions Gentlemen's Club on Route 35 - this Tuesday armed for battle and carrying an AK-47.  He was arrested by the Sayreville police after he fled the scene.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief John Zebrowski of the On September 11, 2018, at 4:04 pm, police ...

Monroe Man Charged With Illegal Sexual Contact

NEW BRUNSWICK - A Monroe man employed at a residential group home was arrested and charged with inappropriate sexual contact with a 62-year-old woman who lived at the home.

Ganesh Gudar, 46, who was a caregiver in the home in Monroe, was arrested Aug. 24, and charged with fourth-degree criminal sexual contact, Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey and Monroe police Chief Michael Lloyd ...

Justice 4 Johnny: Family Desperately Seeking Information on Fatal Hit and Run 

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The family of a former South Plainfield resident killed in a hit and run earlier this month is looking for answers and is offering a cash reward for information that leads to identifying the driver. 

 “We are pleading with the public. [Whoever did this] is somebody’s relative, neighbor, co-worker, friend. If someone saw something or if ...

8 Rutgers Football Players Charged in Credit Card Scheme

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Eight Rutgers University football players now face charges from a credit card fraud scheme that occurred while all of them were students, Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey said today.

All of the defendants were charged with conspiracy to commit third-degree theft by deception, Carey said in a joint issued with Rutgers police Chief Kenneth Cop.

Two of the men, ...

Ex Rutgers Football Player Devera Released Without Bail on Fraud Charges

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - One of the eight former Rutgers University football players facing charges from a credit card fraud scheme was released from jail today without bail after a brief court hearing in which the defendant appeared via a video connection from the county jail.

Brendan Devera, 18, stood before the camera in the Middlesex County Adult Corrections Center wearing jail-issued ...

Treasury Agent Accused of Stealing from Company He Investigated

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A special agent for the state Department of Treasury was arrested today and charged with stealing more than $200 from a Dunellen company he was investigating, authorities said today.

Timothy Bailey, 30, of Hamilton, faces a single count of fourth-degree theft by unlawful taking, according to a statement that Middlesex Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey issued jointly ...

Local Dentist Charged with Touching Female Employees

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Though the charges were of the third and fourth degrees, the atmosphere in the office of a local dentist was first degree uncomfortable for the female employees.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief Michael Lloyd of the Monroe Police Department announced that Dr. Richard Goldberg, 47, of the Morganville section of Monmouth County was charged with ...

Couple Plots Murder of North Brunswick Woman; Hires Undercover Cop

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - In a crime that echoes television scripts, a man and woman were arrested in a conspiracy to commit the murder of the man's ex-wife, a resident of North Brunswick.  The person they hired for the job, however, was an undercover police officer.

According to a statement from Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Director Robert Hubner of the ...

South River Drunk Driver Pleads Guilty in Death of North Brunswick Man

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - North Brunswick's William Oross, 49, was busy at work in South River at 11:00 on a spring morning when he was struck and killed by a drunk driver.  Now that driver has pled guilty to the charge of Second-Degree Vehicular Homicide will spend more than five years in prison.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey said in a press release that ...


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