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  • 3 tragedies in 5 days hit hard in North Jersey

    Sunday | via NorthJersey.com 

    Three tragedies in five days have drawn attention to issues like domestic violence, mental health, and highway and child safety. A homicide, a child drowning, a shattered family: Three tragedies hit hard in North Jersey Three tragedies in five days have drawn attention to issues like domestic violence, mental health, and highway and child safety.

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  • 'Quiet and lovely' Fair Lawn shaken by killings

    Tuesday Jul 10 | via NorthJersey.com 

    The borough is a welcoming place for families, longtime residents say. But some were shaken by the slayings of Ann Kaplan and Roosevelt Rene.

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  • Alleged killer was charged with assault in 2014

    Tuesday Jul 10 | via NorthJersey.com 

    The Fair Lawn man authorities say stabbed his mother was arrested in 2014 on charges of aggravated assault and weapon possession, court records show Fair Lawn man accused of killing mom was charged with assault four years ago, records show The Fair Lawn man authorities say stabbed his mother was arrested in 2014 on charges of aggravated assault and weapon possession, court records show Check out this story on northjersey.com: https://njersy.co/2znAMGK Eric D. Kaplan, 31, of Fair Lawn, made his first appearance at State Superior Court in Hackensack, on Monday. Kaplan is charged with first degree murder in the stabbing death of his mother.

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  • Fair Lawn: Son charged with killing mother

    Monday Jul 9 | via NorthJersey.com 

    Son charged with murder in stabbing death of his mother in Fair Lawn Fair Lawn NJ stabbing suspect charged with murder Check out this story on northjersey.com: https://njersy.co/2u6PFZ4 FAIR LAWN - A Sunday afternoon struggle between a mother and her son ended in the mother stabbed to death and the son charged with first-degree murder. Eric D. Kaplan, of Fair Lawn, was charged with first-degree murder, according to arrest documents filed by the borough police.

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  • Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins breaks silence on ...

    Thursday Jul 5 | via Daily Mail 

    'I lost a true friend': Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins breaks his silence on the death of his friend whose body was found in the basement of his home following a fight with the NFL star's ex-convict brother NFL star Janoris Jenkins has broken his silence in the death of his friend whose body was found in the basement of his home NFL star Janoris Jenkins has broken his silence in the death of his friend whose body was found in the basement of his home following a fight with his ex-convict brother. It has been more than a week since music producer, Roosevelt Rene, 25, was found dead at the Giants cornerback's home in New Jersey.

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  • Complaint: Brother of Giants' Jenkins had dispute wi...

    Thursday Jul 5 | via ABC News 

    The brother of New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins allegedly had an altercation in Jenkins' New Jersey home that led to the death of a 25-year-old man. In releasing the police complaint and the warrant against 34-year-old William H. Jenkins, of Fair Lawn, on Thursday, the Bergen County prosecutor's office says Jenkins showed extreme indifference to human life in recklessly causing the death of Roosevelt Rene.

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  • Complaint: Brother of Giants' Jenkins, victim had di...

    Sunday Jul 1 | via Indiana's NewsCenter 

    The brother of New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins had an alleged altercation in his brother's New Jersey home that led to the death of a 25-year-old man. In releasing the complaint and the warrant against 34-year-old William H. Jenkins, of Fair Lawn, on Thursday, the Bergen County prosecutor's office says Jenkins showed extreme indifference to human life in recklessly causing the death of Roosevelt Rene.

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  • Uber driver 'glad' NFL suspended Jameis Winston

    Friday Jun 29 | via St. Petersburg Times 

    One day after Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston was suspended three games , the female Uber driver who accused him of groping her in Arizona in 2016 made her first comments in response. "I am glad to see the NFL discipline Jameis Winston," she said in a statement released through her attorney.

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  • Man accused of deadly hoax call in Kansas pleads not...

    Friday Jun 29 | via NewsOn6 Tulsa 

    Barriss, who is accused of making a hoax phone call that led police to fatally shoot an... . In this June 26, 2018 photo, Bergen County Prosecutors Office and Sheriff's Department investigate a body found in the home of Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins in Fair Lawn, N.J. Authorities have identi... The brother of New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins has been charged with manslaughter in the death of a 25-year-man whose body was found in the NFL player's New Jersey home.

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  • Autopsy confirms Texas church gunman died by suicide

    Friday Jun 29 | via NBC29 

    The brother of New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins has been charged with manslaughter in the death of a 25-year-man whose body was found in the NFL player's New Jersey home. A civil rights attorney is expressing extreme disappointment in a U.S. Supreme Court decision upholding President Donald Trump's ban on travel from several mostly Muslim countries.

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  • What they're saying about Jameis Winston's suspension

    Thursday Jun 28 | via St. Petersburg Times 

    The NFL announced a three-game suspension for Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston Thursday afternoon, concluding its investigation by stating Winston violated the NFL conduct policy by groping a Uber driver without her consent in March 2016. "I apologize to my teammates, the Buccaneers organization and fans for letting them down, and for not being able to be out there for the first three games of the season."

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  • Prosecutor: Janoris Jenkins' brother arrested, charg...

    Thursday Jun 28 | via Newsday 

    Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo Thursday announced the arrest of William H. Jenkins, the brother of Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins, on a charge of aggravated manslaughter in the death of Roosevelt Rene. "The Bergen County prosecutor's office received information that a deceased male had been found within a private home located at 14 Van Saun Place, Fair Lawn, N.J.,'' Calo said in a statement.

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  • Brother of Giants' Janoris Jenkins allegedly killed ...

    Thursday Jun 28 | via USA Today 

    Early Monday, William Jenkins got into a fight with Roosevelt Rene, a music producer who had been staying at Janoris Jenkins' home. Brother of Giants' Janoris Jenkins allegedly killed Roosevelt Rene in scuffle Early Monday, William Jenkins got into a fight with Roosevelt Rene, a music producer who had been staying at Janoris Jenkins' home.

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  • Giants CB Janoris Jenkins brother long rap-sheet, no...

    Thursday Jun 28 | via Daily Mail 

    REVEALED: Brother of Giants CB Janoris Jenkins 'killed music producer during fight and left his body in NFL star's basement' as his lengthy criminal past emerges William Jenkins, 34, has been charged with aggravated manslaughter over the death of 25-year-old Roosevelt Rene who produced music as 'Trypps Beatz' Rene was found dead from a possible strangulation and suffocation in the basement of Janoris Jenkins' Fair Lawn home on Tuesday It is now revealed that William has a lengthy criminal history, with several arrests for drugs, battery with a deadly weapon and grand theft Rene's career was on the verge of a breakthrough after working with the likes of Gucci Mane, Kodak Black and Curren$y, and others when his life was cut short The older brother of New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins, who was arrested in connection to the death of a music producer found dead in the NFL star's New ... (more)

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  • Early-morning fight led to Rene's death: police

    Thursday Jun 28 | via Fort Lee Suburbanite 

    Early Monday, William Jenkins got into a fight with Rene, a music producer who had been staying at the residence. The scuffle ended with Rene dead.

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  • Brother of Giants CB Janoris Jenkins arrested for ma...

    Wednesday Jun 27 | via UPI 

    William H. Jenkins Jr., the older brother of New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins, was charged with aggravated manslaughter after a body was found at the player's home in Fair Lawn, N.J. Janoris Jenkins, entering his seventh season in the NFL and third with the Giants, reportedly has been in Florida since the team ended minicamp two weeks ago. He has been advised by his attorneys to remain in Florida.

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  • Morning Roundup: Tigers fire pitching coach for inse...

    Wednesday Jun 27 | via NewsOK.com 

    NewsOK Pro is a fast and easy way to build your own customized topic pages and add them to the existing NewsOK you've grown to love. The Detroit Tigers have fired pitching coach Chris Bosio.

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  • Giants Star's Brother Charged in Death of Family Friend

    Wednesday Jun 27 | via NBC New York 

    Erica Byfield reports. A body was found in the New Jersey home of Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins, and police are currently investigating it as a homicide His brother, now in custody in New York on a parole violation, is considered a person of interest in the case The brother of Giants star Janoris Jenkins has been charged in the death of a man found in the football player's home, prosecutors said Wednesday.

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  • Brother Of NY Giants Player Charged In Family Friend...

    Wednesday Jun 27 | via The Weston Daily Voice 

    UPDATE: A hip-hop producer whose body was found in the Fair Lawn home of the New York Giants' Janoris Jenkins was killed by the player's brother, authorities said Wednesday. William H. Jenkins, 34, was charged with aggravated manslaughter, Acting Bergen County Prosecutor Dennis Calo said.Jenikins was being held in the Ontario County Jail in New York State, Calo said.

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  • Report: Person of Interest Identified in Death at Ja...

    Wednesday Jun 27 | via BleacherReport 

    Investigators are hoping to interview Janoris Jenkins ' brother William as a "person of interest" in the death of music producer The TMZ report also added that according to jail records, William Jenkins was arrested about nine hours before the body was discovered in the home for an "unrelated parole warrant issue." The potential cause of death of the male victim, identified as Roosevelt Rene, was described to me this morning as "highly suspicious" however a police source underlined there was "not a clear-cut" explanation for Rene's demise, at this time.

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