Category: Local

Homicide reported in Elizabeth

The Union County Prosecutor’s Homicide Task Force is investigating a fatal shooting around the 500 block of Nile Street near 5th Avenue, in the Peterstown section of Elizabeth. Police officers and EMS responding to the scene around 3 a.m. found one victim, a…

Teen charged for Keansburg girl’s murder

“We got him!” declared Charles Webster, a spokesperson for the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office announcing that a neighbor was arrested and charged in the murder of 11-year-old Abbiegail “Abbie” Smith. Smith was found dead on July 13, 2017, the day after she was…