Police Station Shootout, Restaurant Rape Suit Top State News

Other top stories include a home health aide charged with sexually abusing a teen while employed in her family's residence and a pizzeria waitress accused of aiding the alleged attempted armed robbery of her boss.

Three police officers were shot early Friday morning when a prisoner grabbed the firearm from a police officer's holster and opened fire inside the Gloucester Township police station, authorities said.   

Server Sues Grand Lux Cafe Following Alleged Rape

A server at the Grand Lux Cafe at the Cherry Hill Mall has filed a lawsuit against the restaurant and its parent company, alleging sexual harassment by a trainer who she claims raped her, then shared a nude photo of her with other restaurant employees this summer.

Home Health Aide Charged with Sexually Abusing Teen

A home health aide from Paterson was charged Friday for allegedly sexually abusing a 15-year-old River Edge girl while being employed in the family's residence.

Three individuals, including one of the restaurant's waitresses, have been charged in connection with the attempted armed robbery of a pizzeria owner outside his Wyckoff home Friday night.

An 8-year-old Newark boy remains hospitalized after being stabbed Saturday night by his mother, who later killed herself, according to Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray.

Three members of a Georgia family were killed Thursday morning in a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike involving two tractor-trailers.

Fire Gutted Wayne Home on Christmas Night

A Wayne home was gutted Christmas night by a fire that appears to have started when a plastic bucket of hot ashes left on the back deck caught fire while the home's residents were away visiting relatives.  

Partner Charged With $400K Theft From Saddle Brook Clothing Company

Lina Martinez, of Clifton, allegedly stole approximately $400,000 from the Saddle Brook fashion design company where she was a partner.

Barbara Pollak December 31, 2012 at 05:09 PM
I thought this was supposed to be an exclusively EB site, not NJ-wide. For this stuff I can read the newspaper.
SHSB December 31, 2012 at 05:33 PM
I guess you missed the part of the headline indicating it was a recap of the top state news. They put this out every week. If it doesn't interest you, the scroll on by.
Sanriobaby December 31, 2012 at 08:34 PM
Yeah, you clearly missed the fact that this is the weekly roundup of NJ State stories. It's not that serious, if you don't want to read it, close the page and keep it moving.....


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