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New Brunswick Shooting Injures 3

September 20, 2017

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — One person has been hospitalized with serious wounds and another two injured as a result of a shooting Tuesday night near Throop Avenue, police confirmed in a statement.

Authorities believe that multiple suspects targeted multiple victims. The incident was not random, New Brunswick police Capt. J.T. Miller said. The shooting ...

Man Charged in New Brunswick Hit-and-Run Against 10-Year-Old

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — A man from North Brunswick struck a child with his car and fled on Monday before returning to the scene, city police said.

When Anderson Bourdierd, 21, came back to speak with cops, they charged him with failure to exhibit documents, leaving the scene of a crash and failure to report a crash, New Brunswick police Capt. J.T. Miller told TAPinto New Brunswick.

The ...

Cops Arrest 1 of 2 Men Wanted for New Brunswick Murder

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — The alleged murderer named Maniac is still on the loose, but police nabbed his counterpart today, they said in a press release.

Rayshawn Riddick, a 31-year-old from Newark, was taken in this morning by the FBI, the New Brunswick Police Department and the Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office, according to the announcement. They didn't say where they caught ...

Cops Not Naming Medical Practice Whose Patient Records Were Stolen

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ — Authorities won't yet name the local medical practice whose patient records were stolen from a storage unit in East Brunswick.

The incident came to light this week, when the Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office announced the arrest of Fernando Rios. Cops claimed the 33-year-old Sayreville resident stole and then sold more than 1,000 medical ...

Cops Arrest Man for Post-Party Attack

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — City police have booked a man who they claim attacked someone outside a Rutgers University house party.

The New Brunswick Police Department has arrested Robert Mannifield, 20, of North Brunswick, according to a crime alert. The announcement didn't say when or how cops took him in.

Mannifield was arrested in connection with an attack that occurred last ...

VIDEO: Fire Damages South Brunswick Hotel, Injures Two Firefighters

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A two-alarm fire at the Best Western hotel on Route 1 in Monmouth Junction Sunday night heavily damaged an entire wing of the building, forcing dozens of guests from their rooms and injured two firefighters, police said.

According to police, 60 firefighters fought the fire, which displaced the guests in all 50 rooms and left the building uninhabitable on Sept. 10.

The ...

Rutgers Affiliate Attacked After Party

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Someone was stabbed or slashed last weekend after an off-campus party near Rutgers University, according to police.

The New Brunswick Police Department is investigating the aggravated assault, which took place at 12:43 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 10, on Delafield Street, according to a crime alert from the Rutgers University Police Department. The incident occurred between ...

Rutgers Police Search for Campus Robber

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Cops are investigating a burglary that took place in a campus building off George Street, according to a crime alert from the Rutgers University Police Department.

The incident occurred sometime between 4 p.m. yesterday, Sept. 6, and 7 a.m. today in Liberty Plaza, 355 George St., Rutgers police said.

The burglar—or burglars—broke into a locked office ...

Man Leaps From Bridge Between New Brunswick and Edison

EDISON, NJ – A 21-year-old township man apparently survived a jump from the Morris Goodkind Bridge Wednesday morning, police said.

According to police, the unidentified man parked his car in the area of Fox Road at 10:39 a.m. Sept. 8 and then walked to the bridge, which spans the Raritan River between New Brunswick and Edison.

Police said the man climbed onto the railing and jumped, ...

Resident Not Hurt In Fulton Street Fire

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Fire officials are investigating the cause of a “small fire” Wednesday in a Fulton Street apartment, according to the city.

A call came in at 3:33 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, for a fire at 280 Fulton St., near Joyce Kilmer Avenue, city spokesperson Jennifer Bradshaw told TAPinto New Brunswick. Firefighters arrived minutes later and saw a tenant outside ...

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