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Multiple people were killed late Wednesday, July 9, in a crash in East Orange, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

3 Men Killed In Head-On Crash In East Orange, N.J.

Multiple people were killed Wednesday evening, and several others were injured, in a crash in East Orange, New Jersey.

07/09/2014

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Woman Found Dead In East Orange, N.J.; Homicide Suspected

A woman was found dead outside an apartment building in East Orange, N.J. Monday, and police believe she was the victim of a homicide.

03/10/2014

Firefighters saved a young child from a smokey East Orange fire on Sunday. (Credit CBS 2)

Firefighters Save Young Child From Smokey East Orange Blaze

Crews responded to a smokey fire in a fourth floor apartment in East Orange. They found the two or three-year-old child inside and not breathing.

03/09/2014

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East Orange Man Charged In Death Of Pregnant Wife

Fatoumata’s husband, Babatope Owoseni, 33, was arrested and charged with murder.

12/31/2013

Police outside the Pavonia PATH station investigating a multiple shooting (credit: Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

Police: Three Shot On PATH Train; Suspect In Custody

Police said the suspect ran out of the PATH station but was apprehended by police.

08/25/2013

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Man Shot By Off-Duty Cop During Alleged Break-In Attempt

A northern New Jersey man was shot and wounded by an off-duty East Orange police officer when he allegedly tried to break into the officer’s vehicle.

08/10/2013

Almuqqadin Means (Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Suspect Apprehended In Murder Of 17-Year-Old Girl In East Orange, N.J.

A suspect has been arrested and charged in the murder of a 17-year-old high school senior in East Orange, N.J.

06/10/2013

Almuqqadin Means (Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Authorities Issue Arrest Warrant For Suspect In NJ Teen’s Slaying

Aquilla Flood, a senior at Campus High School, was found dead around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday morning inside her East Orange home.

06/06/2013

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East Orange Officer Shoots, Wounds Suspect Waving Machete

An investigation is under way following a police-involved shooting in East Orange, New Jersey on Saturday night.

05/05/2013

First responders load a victim of an SUV crash onto a gurney on April 18, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Family Of 6 Hurt After SUV Plunges 18 Feet Off N.J. Overpass

Police said a SUV collided with a tractor-trailer on a service road, went through a cement barrier and plunged about 15 to 20 feet onto I-280.

04/18/2013

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East Orange Lawmakers Trying To Restore Confidence In City’s Water Supply

Officials are trying to address concerns from local residents about the quality of their drinking water more than a month after top officials were indicted on charges they hid elevated levels of a contaminant.

03/26/2013

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Authorities Probe Death Of 52-Year-Old East Orange Man

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide tips line at 1-877-847-7432.

03/20/2013

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N.J. Code Enforcer Charged With Making Up Carjacking, Buying Drugs

A code enforcer for the City of East Orange, N.J., has been charged with falsely telling police that he was carjacked to cover up a drug deal.

03/04/2013

City Councilwoman Andrea McPhatter (Photo: CBS 2)

EXCLUSIVE: East Orange City Councilwoman Accused Of Skipping Town After Sandy

Political fireworks have broken out in the East Orange, N.J., City Council, amid claims that Councilwoman Andrea McPhatter abandoned the city after Superstorm Sandy.

02/25/2013

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Teen Accused Of Carjacking 3 People, Robbing 2 More In New Jersey

A 16-year-old boy was charged as a juvenile Monday in connection with three carjackings and two armed robberies in Newark and East Orange, N.J.

01/29/2013

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