Aggravated assault charges have been filed against a northern New Jersey high school student who allegedly attacked his 62-year-old teacher in a dispute over a cellphone.
Firefighters are battling two fires that have ignited four homes in Paterson.
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Two major fires broke out in Paterson, New Jersey Tuesday evening, and a person was found dead in one of the blazes.
Two firefighters were injured while battling a fast-moving fire that destroyed a northern New Jersey duplex and displaced 14 people.
Authorities have identified the two people killed last weekend when a fast-moving roared through their Paterson home.
Police in New Jersey’s three largest cities will be getting body cameras to record their arrests.
The indictment stems from two traffic stops in March in which state troopers allegedly seized drugs and weapons, which then led to the search of two apartments in Paterson.
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Two people were killed when a fast-moving fire roared through a Paterson home Sunday morning, and authorities were searching for another person who also may have been killed.
Ricks’ lawyer, Peter Festa, had argued that Passaic County prosecutors have not offered any evidence that ties Ricks to the slaying of high school freshman Nazerah Bugg.
According to the prosecutor, 21-year-old Linda Hardan sexually assaulted a 16-year-old student from Manchester Regional High School, where Hardan works as a substitute teacher.
Police announced that surveillance images and video had been obtained Monday, showing the robbery of a taxi cab in Paterson, New Jersey in progress.
Three men have received lengthy prison terms for their roles in the stabbing death of a man killed at a northern New Jersey housing complex.
The fire broke out around 5:30 a.m. at the intersection of 12th Avenue and Rosa Parks Boulevard.