Up and down the Jersey Shore, storm-weary communities were keeping their eyes on the nor’easter on Wednesday
Many in New Jersey still don’t have power nearly a week after Sandy struck, but that doesn’t mean their next door neighbors are in the dark.
On Wednesday afternoon, a strange man allegedly offered a ride to four children on Tappan Road, near the Rockland County border. Fortunately, they did not go with him.
Luring attempts have been reported in more than half a dozen towns in Bergen and Passaic counties during the past few weeks, including New Milford, Westwood, Maywood, Oradell, Hackensack, Hawthorne and Fair Lawn.
Officials have released three sketches of alleged suspects in recent weeks and released another on Friday afternoon related to an attempt in New Milford,
Police are still investigating a series of other luring incidents throughout northern New Jersey.
Someone has been trying to lure children into a car and the incidents have parents in Garden State communities worried.
In New Jersey, another narrow escape from the clutches of an apparent child abductor had Bergen County parents on edge this weekend.
The latest incident happened in Hackensack on Friday morning, when authorities said an 11-year-old boy was walking to school and was approached by a man driving a Jeep Wrangler.
The charges are not centered on the officer’s use of force, but rather what happened after the shooting incident. The grand jury indictment said the two officers removed shell casings from the scene and lied to detectives about what happened.
Starting late on Saturday night there will be plenty for drivers to deal with when crossing the George Washington Bridge into New York. It’s all because of construction, and the headache will continue into the fall.
A major construction project over the Harlem River will have an impact well into New Jersey and towns there are getting ready, WCBS 880’s Sean Adams reported.
A man who stabbed himself and threw pieces of his skin and intestines at police officers trying to subdue him was hospitalized in critical condition on Monday, authorities said.
A robbery in New Jersey has a lot of people scratching their heads. A man allegedly robbed an apartment in a two-family house, but didn’t quite think the crime through.
A teenager charged in a series of attacks on New Jersey synagogues is facing another arson charge for allegedly trying to burn a building at Rutgers University.