Middlesex County

An elderly couple was killed in this house fire on Harding Road in Laurence Harbor, NJ on Apr. 16, 2015. (credit: Scott Rapoport/CBS2)

Elderly Couple Dead After Fire Rips Through Home In Laurence Harbor

A fast-moving fire was blamed Thursday for the deaths of an elderly couple in Middlesex County, New Jersey.

04/16/2015

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NJ Probes Shooting Of Drug Suspect By Police Officer In Sayreville

State law enforcement authorities are investigating the shooting by a police officer of a drug suspect in central New Jersey.

01/23/2015

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Middlesex County, N.J. Basketball Coach Accused Of Sex Assault

A former college basketball coach in Middlesex County, New Jersey has been charged with sexually assaulting two boys and engaging in sexually explicit conversations with two others, authorities said Thursday.

01/22/2015

Nancy Noga, 17, was found slain on Jan. 12, 1999 in Sayreville, New Jersey. (Credit: Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office)

Reward Offered 16 Years After Teenage Girl’s Murder In Sayreville, New Jersey

A reward was being offered Monday in the murder of a teenage girl from Sayreville, New Jersey – 16 years after her body was discovered.

01/12/2015

L-R: Chaka Castro, Octavius Scott, Johnisha Williams, Juan Fernando Olaya. (credit: Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office)

4 Texans Charged In String Of New Jersey Home Invasions

The robberies began late in October and have occurred in Edison, South Plainfield and Old Bridge.

12/15/2014

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N.J. Child Care Worker Charged In Death Of 2-Month-Old

A central New Jersey day care worker faces a criminal charge stemming from the death of a two-month-old boy.

12/06/2014

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Police Probe 5th Home Invasion Targeting South Asian And Indian Residents In NJ

Police in Old Bridge said a group of men entered a home there, restrained family members and stole cash and jewelry on Saturday night.

11/30/2014

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Police: New Brunswick Man Restrained By Family Becomes Ill, Dies

Authorities say an emotionally disturbed man who apparently was trying to hurt himself became ill while being restrained by family members and later died.

11/22/2014

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NJ Animal Shelter Quarantined After Inspection Finds Animals In Critical Condition

A central New Jersey animal shelter has been quarantined following an inspection by Middlesex County health officials and the New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

11/15/2014

Police are investigating a possible home invasion in Edison, NJ on Oct. 31, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Police Probe Edison Home Invasion That May Be Linked To Others In Middlesex County

Police are investigating a home invasion in Edison that may be connected to a series of violent break-ins in Middlesex County.

10/31/2014

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Indictment Alleges 4 Edison Officers Planned Retaliation Against Cop

Among other individual counts, the officers — Michael Dotro, Victor Aravena, William Gesell and Brian Favretto — all face conspiracy and official misconduct charges.

10/26/2014

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Board Of Education Continues Suspension Of Sayreville High School Football Coaches

The Board of Education has continued the suspensions of the Sayreville War Memorial High School football coach and his staff, CBS 2’s Lou Young reported Tuesday night.

10/21/2014

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Middlesex Prosecutor Weighs Whether To Bump Up Sayreville Charges To Adult Court

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey’s office has charged seven Sayreville varsity football players with sexually assaulting four younger teammates during several hazing rituals in the locker room. He talked exclusively to CBS 2 on Monday.

10/20/2014

Michelle Lodzinski appears in court in New Brunswick, N.J., on Sept. 16, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Michelle Lodzinski Pleads Not Guilty In Son’s 1991 NJ Murder

Michelle Lodzinski is charged with killing Timothy Wiltsey in 1991, but her attorney has said she “adamantly denies” the charges.

09/16/2014

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Mother Charged In Son’s Death To Return To NJ

Michelle Lodzinski waived extradition when she appeared in court in Martin County, Florida, on Thursday.

09/04/2014

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