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Ali Muhammad Brown is charged with the murder of two men in Seattle and a carjacking in Point Pleasant, New Jersey. (Credit: Essex County Prosecutor's Office)

Suspect In Seattle Double Murder Arrested In West Orange, N.J.

A suspect in a double homicide in Seattle was behind bars in New Jersey Saturday morning.

07/19/2014

Brendan Tevlin (CBS 2)

Funeral Held For College Student Shot To Death In West Orange

Brendan Tevlin was shot and killed last Wednesday. His body was found in the family Jeep at an apartment complex.

07/01/2014

Brendan Tevlin, 19, was found shot to death in his family's jeep. (Credit: CBS 2)

Thousands Gather To Mourn West Orange Teen Shot To Death In Family Jeep

Thousands of people gathered on Monday to mourn the loss of a young college student who was shot and killed while sitting in his car.

06/30/2014

Surveillance photos of two men wanted for questioning in connection with the death of Brendan Tevlin (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Release Photos Of 2 Wanted For Questioning In Death Of New Jersey College Student

Prosecutors said the men in the pictures may have been witnesses to the murder of Brendan Tevlin.

06/28/2014

Brendan Tevlin (CBS 2)

Authorities: Teen Found Dead In SUV At West Orange Apartment Building Was Targeted

Cops found Brendan Tevlin, of Livingston, dead from an apparent gunshot wound, authorities said.

06/26/2014

Surveillance image of a suspect wanted in an armed robbery of a West Orange gas station. (credit: Handout)

Suspect Arrested In West Orange Gas Station Robbery, Shooting

Kashif Harris, 21, is charged with robbery, unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of a weapon and aggravated assault, police said.

06/24/2014

Surveillance image of a suspect wanted in an armed robbery of a West Orange gas station. (credit: Handout)

Police: Gas Station Worker Shot, Wounded During Armed Robbery In West Orange

An investigation is underway after a gas station attendant was shot and wounded during an apparent armed robbery in New Jersey.

06/17/2014

Jail cells (file/credit: clipart.com)

8 Years For N.J. Woman Convicted Of Setting Ex-Girlfriend’s House On Fire

A woman was sentenced to eight years in prison Friday after being convicted of setting her girlfriend’s West Orange, N.J. home on fire in 2011.

03/28/2014

Law enforcement agencies and volunteers take part in an active shooter drill at Liberty Middle School in West Orange, NJ on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013. (credit: Kathryn Brown/CBS 2)

Law Enforcement Agencies, Volunteers Take Part In NJ ‘Active Shooter’ Drill

The drill at Liberty Middle School is designed to test the response of a dozen law enforcement agencies to a situation similar to last year’s mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.

08/20/2013

City Councilwoman Andrea McPhatter (Photo: CBS 2)

EXCLUSIVE: East Orange City Councilwoman Accused Of Skipping Town After Sandy

Political fireworks have broken out in the East Orange, N.J., City Council, amid claims that Councilwoman Andrea McPhatter abandoned the city after Superstorm Sandy.

02/25/2013

Christopher Yonitch stands accused of sexually abusing one of his students at Washington Elementary School in West Orange, N.J. (Photo: CBS 2)

N.J. Teacher Arrested For Allegedly Sexually Abusing 10-Year-Old Student

The teacher arrested was 36-year-old Christopher Yonitch, charged in connection with alleged sexual abuse of the fifth grader.

02/07/2013

The FBI supplied this image of the man who robbed a TD Bank in West Orange, N.J. on Dec. 3, 2012. (credit: FBI)

FBI Hunts For West Orange Bank Robbery Suspect

The robber is described as being a man with a large build, about 5’10” and 210 pounds, goatee, salt and pepper hair. He was wearing a baseball cap, dark sweater, blue jeans and dark shoes.

12/05/2012

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Police Officer Recovering After Nearly Being Killed During Sandy

A northern New Jersey police officer who was nearly killed when a tree fell on his car during Superstorm Sandy was on the road to recovery Tuesday.

11/20/2012

Roben Brookhim (credit: New Jersey Attorney General's Office)

Short Hills Man Accused Of Stealing Dead Dentist’s Identity

Roben Brookhim of Short Hills is accused of having seen patients at Associated Dental offices in New Providence, Springfield, West New York, and West Orange even though his dental license was revoked in 2004.

10/04/2012

WCBS 880 Reporter Jim Smith

Out Of Control Truck Slams Into West Orange Store Front, Building Condemned

Residents and business owners in West Orange are looking for a new place to stay after an out of control driver slammed his truck into their building on Wednesday.

09/26/2012

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