Ocean County prosecutors say 25-year-old Steven Sheerer had inappropriate online communications with the 17-year-old girl.
Chelsea was reunited with O’Donnell around midnight Tuesday. The teen did not give a reason for why she left home.
The victim, a 57-year-old woman, allegedly refused to stop her vehicle after police flashed their lights at her while driving in Tuckerton back in January, prosecutors said.
Coast Guard crews have helped rescue four children and five adults who were aboard a recreational boat that was sinking in waters off southern New Jersey.
A man is alive thanks to two police officers who pulled him from a burning car in Barnegat, New Jersey.
NJ Transit spokesman Dan Stessel said the bus was carrying eight passengers from Atlantic City to Lakewood when the accident happened along Route 9 near Bay Avenue in Barnegat.
A drunk driver whose wife was killed when he crashed into a toll plaza on the Garden State Parkway in southern New Jersey is headed to prison.