The forest fire risk is high in New Jersey and WCBS 880 reporter Peter Haskell paid a visit to the state’s forest fire service up in Ringwood.
The numbers speak for themselves. From November to January, there were 42 burglaries in Wayne. Since three suspects were arrested last month, there have been just two burglaries.
Dozens of burglaries across Bergen and Passaic counties have residents on edge. The break-ins are violent. Burglars are smashing sliding glass doors and quickly walking off with jewelry and cash.
Frank Segreto, 20, a supermarket employee from Wanaque has been been charged with arson, and with threatening two witnesses in the investigation.
Police in New Jersey are looking for the people responsible for torching 4 cars and knocking down 25 mailboxes in Passaic County.
The hearing in Ringwood will examine Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company’s proposal that it calls the “Northeast Upgrade.”
Investigators said 38-year-old Kurtis Birth pulled his children out of daycare and never returned home. His wife, Zoey Mendoza-Birth, called police and told them to check her in-law’s former home.
Police said 38-year-old Kurtis Birth pulled his kids out of daycare, drove them to his parents home on Skyview Road in Ringwood and shot them both dead before killing himself.