Category: Plainfield

Another homicide in Plainfield

The victim of a fatal shooting in Plainfield has been identified as 27-year-old Anthony Henry, a city resident, according to Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park. Plainfield Police Division patrol units responding to the 1000 block of East Second Street at…

County awards grants

Sixteen local organizations will receive a total of $22,000 from the 2017 Union County History Grants Program, made possible from the New Jersey Historical Commission. The grants will be used to support special projects or general operating expenses for the county…

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…