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NEWAR K - Days before an Essex County jury awarded 4-year-old Jadiel Velesquez $166 million, state attorneys offered $10 million to cover the brain-damaged youngster's medical expenses the rest of his life, a lawyer for the boy's family said today.
The man shot and killed during a carjacking outside The Mall at Short Hills Sunday night identified himself as a Toms River native, according to his Facebook page.
An ambulance is shown outside a parking deck at the Short Hills mall where a man was shot and killed, and his car stolen.
Authorities are searching for two suspects wanted in the deadly shooting of a man who had just finished holiday shopping with his wife at an upscale mall in northern New Jersey.
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Essex County Chief Assistant Prosecutor Thomas S. Fennelly confirmed the shooting in the parking lot Sunday night.Two people fled in two separate cars possibly a Range Rover and a Subaru according to ABC 7. Police tell ABC 7 there is no immediate threat to anyone inside the mall and the lockdown has been lifted.
Newark Police Director Samuel DeMaio, far left, and Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray, in a 2011 photo with Newark Chief of Detectives Anthony Ambrose and former Mayor Cory Booker, announced the fatal shooting Saturday night of a 46-year-old Newark man in the courtyard of an apartment building.
The storm deposited between 4 and 6 inches of snow on much of Essex County starting on Saturday morning.
An off-duty Newark police officer putting air in his tires at this city gas station shot and wounded a man who carjacked his personal vehicle early this morning, police said.
As part of a temporary assistance stipend for needy families, Latisha was required to attend a job readiness and training program at the Urban League of Essex County.
LIVINGSTON, NJ As of 8 p.m. on Dec. 12, investigators and representatives from OSHA were still on the scene at the Livingston Town Garage, located at 235 S. Livingston Ave. investigating a fatal accident that happened earlier in the day.
Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo, shown here endorsing Gov. Chris Christie's bid for re-election in June, kicked of his own re-election campaign earlier this week.
James Fiol, 18, pleaded guilty to third-degree arson before Judge Robert H. Gardner at the Essex County Superior Court on Friday, according to a statement released by the Essex County Prosecutor's Office.
Patrice Dow of Pleasantville installs emergency lighting in a condominium complex in Tuckerton on Thursday.
LIVINGSTON, NJ Beatrice Kandell, Esq., Skoloff & Wolfe P.C. www.skoloffwolfe.com, served on a Panel that highlighted child custody issues in the 21st century.