One injured after crash with trailer in Hamilton

Hamilton, NJ (MERCER) A crash left one person with minor injuries in the 3200 block of South Broad Street Sunday evening . A Grey Toyota struck the back of a trailer causing the vehicle to overturn, Robert wood ems transported the driver to the local hospital. The crash was cleared shortly after with police reopening the roadway.

Hamilton Police investigating shooting

Hamilton, NJ Hamilton Township Police are investigating a shooting at Lincoln Courts that left a man injured after being shot in the leg on Massachusetts Ave and Quincy Ave just after 11:00 P.m. Residents reported hearing at least 3 shots. The male was transported to Capital Health trauma center with Capital Health paramedics. Hamilton Police have not made any arrests.

Hamilton Police searching for 13 year old missing girl

HAMILTON ( Mercer ) On October 21, 2020 Hamilton Police Juvenile Detectives began a missing persons’ investigation regarding a 13-year-old Hamilton resident, Kahiee Howard. Kahiee Howard was last seen at her residence at 5:45 pm on October 21,2020. Police say she is a habitual runaway and has run away numerous times in the past two months.Howard is described as a 13-year-old female, 5″4″ tall, approximately 160lbs. with brown eyes. Howard was last seen wearing a jean jacket and blue jeans. Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Kahiee Howard is asked to contact Juvenile Detective Guy Agron at 609-581-4128 ot via email at kkral@hamiltonpd.org.

MERCER COUNTY SHERIFF KEMLER TO COLLECT UNUSED-EXPIRED PRESCRIPTION DRUGS AND VAPE DEVICES ON SATURDAY OCTOBER 24

Mercer County Sheriff Jack Kemler announces the opportunity to dispose of unneeded and expired prescription drugs during the National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday, October 24, 2020.

The goal is to help local residents to rid their medicine cabinets of unused and easily abused opioid painkillers, in addition to any other unneeded prescription medications.

Mercer County residents can easily drop off unused and expired prescription pills, by bringing them to the parking lot across from the Mercer County Administration Building at 640 South Broad Street in Trenton, between 10:00 A.M. and 2:00 P.M. 

The disposal event will also collect vape pens and other e-cigarette devices, however ONLY after all batteries have been removed prior by the individual. Syringes, sharp instruments, liquid medications, or solutions cannot be accepted. Participants in the drop-off are asked to follow social distancing rules.

“The fall season is a good time to gather up any unused or expired prescriptions from your medicine cabinet, especially dangerous opioid painkillers,” said Sheriff Kemler. “Addiction or accidental use can too easily begin right from your own medicine cabinet,” added Kemler.

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible method for disposing of unneeded and expired prescription pills. The program is conducted by the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office with the assistance of the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.

For more information, contact the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office Programs Section at 609-278-7159.

NJ State police investigating serious crash that injured 3 on I-195 in Hamilton

Hamilton Township ( Mercer) Nj State police are investigating a serious crash Thursday night after a utility truck collided with construction crews working on the side of the highway on I-195 East bound at exit 3 Approximately 3 people were transported to the hospital with serious injuries one driver had to be extracted from one of the vehicles. Police have the right lane shut down for the investigation.

Story developing stay tuned for more information.

Hamilton Police arrest two after illegally firing gun in a county park

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP (MERCER): Hamilton Police responded to Roebling Park, also known as White City Lake, just after 6:30 Friday afternoon when multiple 911 calls reported over 30 gunshots in the area. Police located two males who appeared to be firing a gun at targets on trees, disregarding multiple signs throughout the park that prohibit discharge of any weapon. White City Lake is not only surrounded by homes, but Route 29 also cuts through a portion of the park. Luckily, these men were taken into custody before the situation injured, or even killed someone. Hamilton Police are investigating the crime scene.