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Motorcyclist killed, One Seriously Injured In Hamilton Twp

Hamilton, NJ (Mercer) A motorcyclist was killed and another transported to Capital Health Regional Medical Center early Monday morning just before 3:00am on South Broad Street and Cedar Lane. One person died at the scene.

Neighbors nearby reported hearing a loud crash and came outside to find the two motorcyclists down. The Hamilton Police Department and the Mercer County Prosecutors Office Crash Investigation team are investigating what caused the crash.

Christopher Garcia, 27, was headed east on Lalor Street when the Kawasaki Ninja he was on crashed into the concrete median as he attempted to turn onto South Broad Street shortly before 3 a.m. Hamilton police said. Garcia and his passenger, Joel Yanes, were thrown from the bike. Paramedics pronounced Garcia dead at the scene, while Yanes, who was alert, was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Any witnesses to the crash can contact the Hamilton Police traffic unit at 609-581-4000, or the Hamilton police tipline at 609-581-4008.

Police searching for missing Ewing Woman

UPDATE: Woman located

Ewing, NJ ( Mercer) On Saturday, March 20, 2021 at approximately 8:00 pm, the pictured female, Janice White, went missing from the area of Theresa Street in Ewing Township. White left her residence on foot and she is described as a 75-year-old black female approximately 5’4″ in height, slim build, with gray hair. White is believed to be wearing a gray sweatshirt, gray sweatpants and black sneakers. White may be wearing eyeglasses. White is believed to not be wearing jewelry nor have identification on her. White frequents the area of Somerset Street and Pennington Road in Ewing. Anyone with information pertaining to Janice White or who may have seen her, please contact the Ewing Township Police Department at (609) 882-1313 ext.7000.

Pedestrian fatality struck in South Trenton

Trenton, NJ ( Mercer ) Trenton Police responded to the area of Route 129 and Lalor street after a pedestrian was fatality struck by a vehicle Sunday evening around 6:20 p.m. . Trenton firefighters had to extricate the male pedestrian from underneath the vehicle after a woman ran over the pedestrian. The male was pronounced dead on scene. The crash is under investigation, the woman that struck the pedestrian was cooperating with police.

Man found shot dead inside South Ward Home

Trenton , NJ (Mercer) The Mercer County Homicide Task Force is investigating at a residence on Home Avenue in Trenton around 10 a.m. where a deceased male was located inside with an apparent gunshot wound.

UPDATED

The Mercer County Homicide Task Force is investigating a homicide that occurred on Home Avenue in Trenton. The victim found this morning has been identified as Lovelle Laramore, 60. Suffering from a gunshot wound to the head.

Fire officials investigating fatal Fire in Ewing Township

EWING, NJ ( Mercer) The Ewing Fire department responded to the 100 block of Beacon Ave after getting reports of a house on fire with people trapped Wednesday afternoon. Firefighters arrived on scene with flames shooting out the window firefighters placed the fire under control shortly after 1 Pm Ewing Ems and Capital Health Paramedics were on the scene and declared one person deceased. The fire is under investigation by the Ewing Police Department, Mercer County prosecutors office, State of NJ fire marshal .

BREAKING: Mercer Country Homicide task force investigating homicide in downtown Trenton

TRENTON ( MERCER ) Trenton Police and Mercer County homicide task force prosecutors were on the scene of a possible homicide at the intersection of East state street and South Warren at the bus stop early Friday morning before 3:00Am. The gender is unknown and was pronounced dead on arrival by Trenton Emergency medical services and Capital Health paramedics.

UPDATE: Early Friday morning, at approximately 1 a.m., Trenton patrol officers were alerted to an unresponsive male at a bus stop in the first block of West State Street. The victim, believed to be in his 30s, suffered multiple stab wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The stabbing in under investigation by the Mercer County Homicide Task Force. Anyone with information is asked to call (609) 989-6406. Information can also be emailed tomchtftips@mercercounty.org.

The victim’s identity will be released after positive identification and family notification are made.

UPDATE 3:59Pm : The Mercer County Prosecutors office has identified the victim of this morning’s homicide on East State street as Sam Livingston III, age 41, of Trenton.

DEVELOPING STORY STAY TUNED.

UPDATE: Two siblings killed in Shooting in East Trenton.

TRENTON ( MERCER) The Mercer County Prosecutors office confirmed that a shooting occurred at approximately 10:30 p.m. in the 200 block of Mulberry Street. suspect(s) shot into the second floor of a residence. Two siblings, an eight-year-old boy and 16-year-old boy, were shot and killed. It is under investigation by the Mercer County Homicide Task Force and the Trenton Police.

BREAKING: TWO CHILDREN CRITICALLY INJURED IN SHOOTING

TRENTON ( MERCER) Trenton Ems and Capital Health paramedics responded to the area of Mulberry and Breunig Ave Tuesday night just before 11:00 Pm where two children were critically injured after being shot. Neighbors reported hearing at least 8 gunshots and then people screaming for help. Trenton Ems and Capital Health paramedics transported both children to the trauma center in grave condition. Trenton police and the Mercer County shooting response team and the Homicide task force investigating the scene.

The Mercer County Prosecutors office, confirmed a eight year old boy and a 16 year old male boy was shot and killed.

This is a developing story article will be updated as more information becomes available.

DEVELOPING: Man killed in Trenton Wilbur section

Photo: oscar castano

TRENTON ( Mercer) Trenton police responded to the area of 1100 East State Street at 5:30 tonight after multiple calls for shots fired. A male victim in his 20s was found in the rear of the area with multiple gunshots. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The Mercer County Homicide Task Force is investigating.

This story is developing stay tuned for updates.

Woman stabbed to death becomes 27th Homicide in Trenton

TRENTON: The Mercer County Homicide task force is investigating a Stabbing in Trenton early Tuesday morning. Adult female found in a residence on Laurel Place suffering from multiple stab wounds. The Homicide task force is speaking to a person of interest.

Victim has been identified as Shamira Williams, 32. She was found in the living room of her home. No arrests or charges. Shamira Williams has become Trenton’s 27th murder victim of the year.

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