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North Brunswick Man Charged with Supplying Fentanyl that Led to Fatal Overdose

June 16, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK - A Trenton man has been charged with providing the drugs that resulted in the fatal overdose of a Middlesex County man.

Eric Laster, 21, was arrested Thursday and charged with a single count of “strict lability for drug induced death,” Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey in a statement he released jointly with North Brunswick police director Kenneth ...

Plainsboro Couple Charged with Money-Laundering, Counterfeiting, and Conspiracy

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief Guy Armour of the Plainsboro Police Department announced today that a township couple has been arrested and charged with selling counterfeit designer products from China and Hong Kong, netting a profit of approximately 8 million dollars, and then laundering millions back to individuals in China.

 

The arrests were part of Operation ...

South Brunswick Police Seek Help from Public

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department is asking for the public's help to locate two individuals involved with a motor vehicle stop on Tuesday.

At 3:45 p.m. Tuesday motorists observed a 2016 gray Kia Sorrento driving erratically on Route 32 east near the intersection of Route 535, according to police.  Detective Eric Tighelaar and Detective Monica ...

New Brunswick Police Seek Missing 15-Year Old Girl

NEW BRUNSWICK - Police issued a plea for the public’s help in locating a 15-year-old girl who has been missing since last week.

Jaqueline Iracheta was last seen on May 31 on the 300 block of of Comstock Street.

Police describe the girl about five-feet tall, weighing 115 pounds and of white/ Hispanic background.

She is known to wear red stud earrings and has a tattoo with word ...

Hillsborough HS Teacher Suspended after Arrest for Alleged Sexual Relationship with Student

NEW BRUNSWICK , NJ - A Hillsborough High School English teacher has been suspended following his arrest for allegedly engaging in a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old female student during a five-month period earlier this year, according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey..

Kenneth Shindle, 27, of Plainsboro, has been charged with two second-degree counts of endangering the ...

Edison Cops Paid for No-Show Jobs says Prosecutor

EDISON, NJ – Five Edison police officers got paid for working side jobs that they didn’t do, according to the county prosecutor, who announced arrests and charges against the officers today.

The officers, Sergeant Ioannis (John) Mpletsakis, 38, Patrolman Paul Pappas, 43, Patrolman James Panagoulakos, 32, all of Edison Township, Patrolman Gregory Makras, 33, of Cranford, and ...

Police identify 1 of 2 ‘squatters’ killed in fire

NEW BRUNSWICK - Authorities today identified one of two people killed in a weekend fire as a 30-year-old homeless man.

Police said Alexander Merino-Martinez was one of the two men believed to be squatters who were found in a boarded-up house on Seaman Street that was discovered burning about 9:50 p.m. Saturday.

Firefighters pulled Merino-Martinez and another man out of the house, and the ...

Milltown Police Department Seeks Public's Assistance in Identifying Robbery Suspect

MILLTOWN, NJ - The Milltown Police Department is asking residents for their assistance in identifying a suspect from a weekend robbery attempt. The suspect in the accompanying photograph entered the Milltown Convenience Store on South Main Street at 7 a.m. on Saturday, May 26. Wearing a mask, the individual demanded money from the store's register. After not receiving any money, the suspect ...

Vehicular Homicide Charges for Driver of Paramus School Bus

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The driver of a school bus involved in a crash on Route 80 last week that killed two people faces two counts of second-degree vehicular homicide/death by auto, it was announced today.

The driver, Hudy Muldrow, 77, of Woodland Park, attempted to make an illegal U-Turn on the highway in an attempt to find his way to Waterloo Village, the planned destination of the bus that was ...

Man faces 25 charges from nearly 2-month string of car burglaries

NEW BRUNSWICK - A city man faces a long list of charges following his arrest for a nearly two-month long string of car burglaries, authorities said today.

Ryshawn Willaims, 34, was arrested Tuesday and now faces 25 criminal charges, said police Capt. J.T. Miller

Williams is accused of multiple counts of burglary, theft, possession of burglary tools and fraudulent use of a credit ...

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