Roselle Park Tutor/Substitute Teacher Arrested and Charged with Inappropriately Touching an Elizabeth Teenager

November 17, 2017

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - A Roselle Park Tutor/Substitute Teacher, Nestor Saavedra, 49, was arrested and charged with inappropriately touching an Elizabeth teenager, according to acting Union County Prosecutor Thomas K. Isenhour.

Authorities say, after an investigation led by Roselle Park Police Detective John Deegan, revealed that Saavedra was tutoring the victim in his Roselle Park home when ...

Union Police Charge Roselle Man with Recent Township Burglaries

UNION, NJ – A Roselle man has been charged with burglary of Union Family Barber on Stuyvesant Avenue, shoplifting from a Morris Avenue 7-11, and multiple other charges related to other crimes, according to Union police.

Union police began their investigation upon a reported burglary at the Union Family Barber on Friday, Nov. 10.  The business had been entered via a broken ...

PD vs FD - Roselle Firemen Break the Tie and Win in Annual Turkey Bowl Football Game Fundraiser

ROSELLE, NJ - Roselle firemen took the win extinguishing the hopes for the Roselle police in the annual “Turkey Bowl” football game fundraiser on Sunday morning by a score of 43 - 22.

Recreation Director Donald Shaw gave the audio play by play for the event, while the Roselle Rams Football team and Cheerleaders, Abraham Clark H.S. Band and Jr. R.O.T.C. and residents cheered on ...

Roselle Honors Veterans and Police Officer Promotions During Council Meeting

ROSELLE, NJ - Veterans were honored, and two police officers were promoted at the November council meeting this past Wednesday evening in Roselle. 

Mayor Christine Dansereau and Council Members held a special ceremony in honor of Veterans Day at the beginning of the meeting. The Abraham Clark H.S. Jr. R.O.T.C Color Guard presented the colors while resident Keyanna Jones-Lovett sang ...

Roselle Firemen Respond to Apartment Complex Fire - Rescues Residents and Pets for Second Time in One Week

ROSELLE, NJ - Roselle Firemen responded to a fire at a 2-1/2 story Garden Apartment complex on the 700 block of E. 3rd. Ave. on Saturday afternoon. 

According to fire officials, the fire broke out in one of the first-floor apartments at approximately 1:43 p.m. One person was taken to Trinitas Hospital for a minor burn, with a few others only reporting minor injuries. Roselle Police ...

(Update) Roselle Park Police Release Information on Thursday Night Pedestrian Accident

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Roselle Park Police have released details on Thursday nights auto/pedestrian accident that sent a Roselle Park woman to the hospital and closed E.Westfield Ave. for short time. 

Police say, on Thursday night at approximately 7:23 p.m. officers responded to the 300 block of E.Westfield Ave. on a report of a motor vehicle crash involving a pedestrian who was stated ...

Roselle Park Police on Scene for a Pedestrian Struck by an Auto

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Police and detectives are at the scene investigating an accident involving a pedestrian who was struck by an auto on E. Westfield Ave, in Roselle Park that occurred at approximately 7:30 p.m. Thursday evening. 

According to the Breaking News Network, the person struck was unconscious but breathing. EMS Transported the person to University hospital with ...

Roselle Woman Killed in Double Shooting in Elizabeth

ELIZABETH, NJ - A shooting that left two women dead in Elizabeth overnight is under investigation according to acting Union County Prosecutor Thomas K. Isenhour, 

The women were identified as Rah-Zhane Lee, 22, of East 4th Avenue in Roselle and Shaniquah Richardson, 24, of Franklin Street in Elizabeth. 

According to authorities, shortly after midnight on Wednesday, Elizabeth ...

Firemen Search to Save Pets in Roselle House Fire

ROSELLE, NJ - Fire Departments from Roselle, Elizabeth, Linden, Union County Medical Units and Police, responded to a house fire on the 600 block of East Second Ave. in Roselle on Wednesday afternoon. 

The fire broke out around 2:25 p.m. According to one of the residents of the home, when she turned on her stove, flames came up from behind the stove area and quickly spread up the wall.

(Update) Missing Roselle Woman Found Safe

ROSELLE, NJ - Thelma Lewis, age: 92, who went missing in Roselle yesterday has been found!

Roselle Police issued a nixie alert around 9:25 a.m. on Tuesday stating that she had been found as is safe. All alerts have been canceled. 

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