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Cops Identify New Brunswick Man Killed Near His Home

February 26, 2017

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — The man who was stabbed early this morning was killed just steps from the safety of his home, according to the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office.

Authorities have identified the victim as Enrique Perez Galindo, 29, of New Brunswick. He was pronounced dead at his Hamilton Street apartment at 2:39 a.m. today, Feb. 25.

“No arrests have been made, but ...

Night of Violence Leaves 1 Dead in New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — An attempted robbery turned deadly early this morning on Hamilton Street.

Two or three men approached an individual, whose identity has yet to be released, around 2:30 a.m. between Woodbridge and Bridge streets. They “demanded personal property,” according to a crime alert, which caused a “physical altercation” to break out.

The robbers ...

For Black History Month, Local Group Honors Middlesex Sheriff

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Mildred S. Scott, Middlesex County’s sheriff, has received a law-enforcement ambassador award from a New Brunswick-based group focused on diversity.

The American Conference on Diversity chose Scott, who was elected sheriff in 2011, for her long career in law enforcement and accomplishments as sheriff, according to the group. She will be honored in April during ...

On Heroin and Homeless in New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Chelline and Rick were robbed at knifepoint around 8:30 a.m. on a weekday morning.

The robbery occurred two weeks ago on Joyce Kilmer Avenue, near New Street. Chelline was punched three times, breaking her nose, before she ran to get help from officers in the nearby family courthouse. Rick, now with staples in his stomach, took a beating that landed him in the ...

Edison: One Killed, Driver Charged With DWI After Car Hits Tree

EDISON, NJ – One 22-year-old township man is dead and another resident is charged with driving while intoxicated following a single-car crash Saturday morning, officials said.

According to police, Mandeep Singh, 21, of Edison was driving on Old Post Road near Preston Street with three people in his car when he veered off the road and hit a tree at 5:03 a.m., Saturday.

One of the ...

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