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Cocaine Found in Cupholder of Child's Car Seat; Two Suspects Arrested

March 28, 2017

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Two Perth Amboy men were arrested in Manville and charged with possession of three ounces of cocaine, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson.

The cocaine was found in the cup holder of a child's car seat inside the truck occupied by both suspects, according to Robertson.

Rodolfo Romero-Rosa, 34, of Cornell Street, Perth Amboy, and Luis ...

South Brunswick Cancels Tuesday Night Council Meeting As Community Prepares To Honor Late Mayor Gambatese

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Township officials announced Monday that the scheduled Township Council meeting for Tuesday night is cancelled as the community prepares for funeral services for Mayor Frank Gambatese.

Gambatese, 81, passed away early Saturday at St. Peter’s University Hospital in New Brunswick following a brief illness.

He was in the middle of his fourth, four-year term ...

Funeral Services Announced For South Brunswick Mayor Frank Gambatese

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Township officials have announced the funeral arrangements for Mayor Frank Gambatese who passed away Saturday morning.

According to an alert put out Sunday evening by officials, a viewing is scheduled from 3-8 p.m. Tuesday and the funeral is scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday with both taking place at St. Cecilia’s Catholic Church located at 10 Kingston Lane in ...

South Brunswick: Township Reeling From Mayor Frank Gambatese’s Passing

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Colleagues, friends and political rivals expressed shock, sympathy and respect following the death of Mayor Frank Gambatese early Saturday.

“Mayor Gambatese will be remembered as a tireless advocate for the Township. In the 20 years since he was elected to office, he worked diligently to improve the quality of life for the residents of South Brunswick ...

South Brunswick Mayor Frank Gambatese Dies

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Township officials announced Saturday morning that Mayor Frank Gambatese, 81, died after a brief illness.

Gambatese was the longest serving mayor in the history of the township, taking office in 2002. He was also only the second directly elected mayor since the township changed its form of government in 1997.

Township Manager Bernard Hvozdovic announced his ...

Piscataway Man Charged with Possession of Child Pornography

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – Lawrence Lapczynski, 47, of Piscataway was arrested on Tuesday and charged with one count of possession of child pornography, announced police officials.

In a Wednesday release, Middlesex County Prosecutor, Andrew C. Carey and Piscataway Police Chief, Scott Cartmell said Lapczynski was arrested and charged after investigators determined he had stored an undisclosed ...

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