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

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.


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.

East Trenton shooting leaves one in Extreme critical condition

TRENTON ( Mercer) Trenton Police detectives along with the Mercer County homicide task force is investigating a shooting that occurred after 8:30 Pm Friday night on East State Street and Garfield Ave police had second crime scene at the intersection of East state street and South Cook Ave with a vehicle with bullet holes in the window. the individual was transported to the hospital by Trenton Emergency Medical service. As of 1:00Am, Saturday morning police still had a crime scene up.

Man killed in Trenton’s West Ward Tuesday Evening

Trenton Police & Ems were dispatched to the area of the 100 block of Oakland street and Hoffman ave Tuesday evening after an off duty Police officer heard gunshots in the area.

The officer located a male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, Trenton ems and capital health paramedics worked on the man and could not bring him back and pronounced the man deceased at the scene. One resident walking in the area had to drop to the ground when the bullets started to fly she stated she was truly scared for her life at the time. Trenton Police had a large area taped off with crime scene tape and also a scene on Oak Lane.

Unknown at this time if an arrest was made. This story continues to develop at this time.

Car Vs NJ Transit Riverline in Trenton

Trains operating with residual delays to trains en Route in both directions between Trenton Transit center and Cass Street.

TRENTON: A car was struck by a New Jersey Transit Riverline Train Saturday night on Route 129 and Hamilton Ave. one person was removed from the overturned vehicle prior to Trenton firefighters arriving on scene. The Riverline remains suspended in both directions. Unclear of the extent of injuries