Perth Amboy Crime
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Recent Crime News
19 hrs ago | via The Jersey Journal
PERTH AMBOY - Police say they've arrested two in connection with two separate robberies that occurred in Perth Amboy earlier this month. Raheem Rahmel Summers, 20, of Woodbridge and Charles Green, 19, and also of Woodbridge, were arrested on Jan. 21 shortly after the pair of afternoon robberies. Comment?
Friday Jan 23 | via WKXW-FM Trenton
The attorney general's office's shooting response team says a preliminary investigation shows Isaiah Roberts was to meet with undercover agents behind a Rite Aid pharmacy in Sayreville Thursday. When the 38-year-old Parlin resident saw officers approaching he tried to flee, but allegedly struck an unmarked police vehicle and a detective from the Middlesex County prosecutor's office. Comment?
Thursday Jan 15 | via The Jersey Journal
OLD BRIDGE - A 75-year-old man killed by police inside his home - after he allegedly wielded a knife at his family and a police officer - is being described as quiet and kind, though suffering from serious health problems, his neighbors say. "There was never any trouble that we saw," said Pat Corbitt, who has lived nearby with his wife for 40 years. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 6 | via NJ.com
Carlos J. Rivera, 51, of Perth Amboy is charged with attempted homicide, aggravated assault with a knife and weapons charges, police said. No bail has been set. Comment?
Dec 26, 2014 | via Patch.com
Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Anthony A. Caputo, chairman and president of Crime Stoppers of Middlesex County Inc., announced on December 24 that a reward is being offered to anyone who anonymously provides information that leads to an arrest in the fatal stabbing of a Perth Amboy man more than two weeks ago. The reward is being offered as an investigation continues into the death of Jean Carlos Morel, 26. Morel was pronounced dead at approximately 6:40 p.m. on December 7, 2014, after police were dispatched to his second-floor apartment on Smith Street in Perth Amboy. Comment?
Dec 23, 2014 | via Clarks Hometown News Patriot
Police Chief Benjamin Ruiz is off duty pending the result of criminal charges alleging that he robbed taxpayers by having city workers perform chores on his private property. Perth Amboy Mayor Wilda Diaz progressively promoted Benjamin Ruiz through the ranks from Captain to Deputy Chief, and to head the department as Chief. Comment?
Dec 23, 2014 | via The Jersey Journal
PERTH AMBOY - Middlesex authorities have offered a reward for information leading to an arrest in connection with the fatal stabbing of a Perth Amboy man earlier this month. Jean Carlos Morel, 26, was killed inside of his second-floor Smith Street apartment on December 7. Morel was found by the police officers dispatched to the apartment, where officials later pronounced him dead. Comment?
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