Newark Man Charged In Hit-Run That Killed PedestrianThe victim, 29-year-old Khendrai Williams, of East Orange, was struck and killed around 12:30 a.m. at McCarter Highway and Market Street, the Essex County Prosecutor's Office said.
3rd Teen Victim In Newark Christmas Night Shooting DiesChief assistant Essex County prosecutor Thomas Fennelly said 14-year-old Abdul Frazier died early Friday after three weeks in a hospital.
Suspects In Fatal Carjacking At Short Hills Mall Plead Not GuiltyHanif Thompson, 29, of Irvington; Karif Ford, 31, of Newark; Basim Henry, 32, of Newark; and Kevin Roberts, 33, of Newark, face a series of charges, including murder.
Woman Facing Vehicular Homicide Charge For Allegedly Texting While DrivingJennifer Sahoye, 35, was originally charged with causing death while driving with a suspended license in the Oct. 10 crash on Routes 1 & 9 in Newark. Further investigation revealed Sahoye was texting while driving at the time of the crash, Essex County prosecutors said.
Newark Authorities Investigating Following Fatal ShootingChief Assistant Essex County Prosecutor Thomas Fennelly says police officers responding to reports of shots fired found 37-year-old Leroy Rogers.
Off-Duty Essex County Sheriff's Officer Shot Outside Club In NewarkIt happened around 2 a.m. at the Mercedes and Mink Lounge on Springfield Avenue.