Police were searching for a gunman after a bullet blasted through a wall and hit a teenager.
A police lieutenant said a 9-year-old girl initially made the complaint to her father.
The new $1.5 billion cable-stayed span will have three lanes in each direction, wide shoulders, a walkway and space for future mass transit.
Four men face numerous charges stemming from an armed robbery that led to a police pursuit in which the defendants allegedly exchanged gunfire with officers.
The incident took place at around 3:30 p.m., when officers received a description of a vehicle following a robbery, police told CBS 2.
An Elizabeth, N.J. man has been indicted in an alleged drunken driving crash that killed an FDNY firefighter last fall.
An Elizabeth, N.J. man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he killed his wife.
Albert Thomson, 48, of Berkeley Heights, is accused of stealing $6 million from Elizabeth-based trucking company New England Motor Freight.
A mother from Elizabeth, N.J. has been found dead more than three weeks after she was reported missing, and her husband has been charged with her murder.
Police in Elizabeth, N.J. on Tuesday were asking the public to help find a 33-year-old mother who has been missing for more than a week.
The fire broke out around 5 a.m. Thursday at a strip mall on South Broad Street and destroyed six businesses.
Maritza Chavez, of Elizabeth, pleaded guilty to two separate indictments containing 26 counts overall of theft by deception.
Water poured into the intersection for hours and froze around vehicles and tires, forcing residents to dig their cars out of ice.
Taquan Ward is accused of shooting an off-duty South Plainfield officer multiple times on Dec. 2.
Attempted murder charges have been filed against a woman who allegedly set her minivan on fire on the Garden State Parkway last month, when two children were still inside.