Category: Plainfield

Gang member sentenced to life

A member of the New Jersey branch of the international street gang “La Mara Salvatrucha,” or “MS-13,” was sentenced to life in prison this week for his role in the brutal murder of an associate of MS-13 in May 2011. Cruz…

Alleged killer captured in Guatemala

The FBI says Welder Dario Morente Dubon has been captured after managing to hide for more than nine years since Joseph ‘Joey’ Tremarco of Millington, was viciously murdered with no chance to fight back in Plainfield. The 5 ft 2 in suspect with a crooked right eye was captured in Guatemala of…

One dead, two injured in Plainfield shooting

A shooting that left one Plainfield man dead and two others injured late Wednesday evening is under investigation, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Thursday. The deceased victim has been identified as 25-year-old Marcus Ellis. Plainfield Police Division…