Newark Police

July 15, 2019 - 9:54 am
JEFFERSON, N.J. (1010 WINS) -- Authorities say an off-duty police officer fatally shot his ex-wife and wounded her boyfriend in the town of Oak Ridge, New Jersey Sunday night. Newark police Lt. John Formisano, 49, is accused of going to the house where his ex-wife lived with their two kids and...
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Newark shooting
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January 27, 2019 - 10:49 am
Four young women were shot in Newark Saturday night as they lit candles at the memorial for their friends who died in a crash involving a stolen car.
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Larry Ortiz, 28, of North Bergen is accused of firing a gun in Newark.
Newark Police
November 02, 2018 - 11:18 am
NORTH BERGEN, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Newark cops say a man wearing Pagans Motorcycle Club clothing fired a gun Wednesday morning. They're not sure who he was shooting at, but nobody was hurt. Cops say the suspect, 28-year-old Larry Ortiz of North Bergen, took off on his motorcycle and eventually crashed...
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September 27, 2018 - 12:46 pm
NEWARK, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Cops in Newark found a couple of guys with guns sitting in a pickup truck, and things went downhill from there. It happened in the South Ward along Bergen Street near Lyons Ave; cops were investigating gun sales when officers surrounded the truck. "They came across armed...
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