Essex County Prosecutor’s Office
Authorities have announced the arrest of a suspect in connection with the shooting death of a Newark college student.
News of an arrest comes on the same day as the funeral for 13-year-old victim Zainee Hailey.
Basim Henry was arrested in Pennsylvania. The 32-year-old was accused of violating the conditions of his supervised release from a 2006 robbery.
The sport-utility vehicle that the suspects used as a getaway vehicle in the deadly carjacking and shooting at the Short Hills Mall last weekend actually belonged to a suspect’s mother, according to a published report.
Police and federal authorities captured four suspects overnight in the shooting that killed a Hoboken attorney at the Short Hills Mall last weekend.
South Orange police think the mid-November incident at an off-campus party was caught on cell phone video, which was then forwarded among students.
The victims have been identified as Tariq Romane, 21, and Rahmel Johnson, 20, both of Newark.
Four people – there of them teenagers – were charged Monday in the robbery and murder of a Pizza Hut delivery man in Newark last week.
One vehicle was traveling northbound on Essex when it collided with the second vehicle that was heading east on South 4th, authorities said.
Authorities on Sunday were investigating an explosion that shattered windows in Nutley, N.J. the night before.
A man was arrested and charged with beating his father with a hammer in Essex Fells, N.J., early Sunday, after police found the suspect with a knife to his own throat.
Narendrak Patel, 52, was working behind the counter of the Irvington Mini Market when at least one armed gunman entered the store shortly before 5 p.m. Saturday and apparently tried to rob the store.
An hour after warrants were issued for his arrest, Shawn Custis was arrested Friday along 10th Avenue in the Inwood section of Manhattan by FBI agents.
An investigation is under way following a police-involved shooting in East Orange, New Jersey on Saturday night.
Police issued a warrant Monday for a suspect in a fatal shooting in Bloomfield, N.J.