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Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 20-year-old Philadelphia resident has been indicted for shooting a man last year in the parking lot of a Willingboro Township shopping center. A grand jury indicted Lamar Johnson, of Granite Street, on charges of Attempted Murder (First Degree), Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose (Second …

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and City of Burlington Police Chief John Fine announced that a 30-year-old Chatsworth man was charged yesterday with trying to arrange a sexual encounter with an underage girl he was communicating with on Snapchat. Hazelton Newman, of the first block of Baptist Road, was charged with Attempting to Lure or …

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Bordentown Township Police Chief Brian Pesce announced that a 36-year-old Bordentown Township man has been charged with possessing and distributing child sexual abuse material. Jay J. Howe, of the first block of Kennebec Court, was charged with three counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child (two Second Degree …

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Willingboro Township Police Department Acting Public Safety Director Captain Ian Bucs announced that a 19-year-old man was fatally shot last night in the parking lot of a Willingboro shopping center. The investigation began after officers from the Willingboro Township Police Department were called to the Kennedy Plaza in the …

  Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that four people have been indicted on Murder and other charges in connection with the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old male and the wounding of his father in the Walmart parking lot on Route 541 in Burlington Township in October 2021. The grand jury returned a 14-count indictment …

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a 63-year-old man who was found guilty of causing the deaths of his elderly mother and her companion in a 2018 Browns Mills house fire was sentenced today to 11 years in New Jersey state prison. The Hon. Christopher J. Garrenger, J.S.C., handed down the sentence against Kurt …

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Bordentown Township Police Chief Brian Pesce announced that the drug treatment program that allows people to walk off the street and into a police station to seek help with substance use disorder will be available in Bordentown Township beginning tomorrow. The Straight…to Treatment program will operate every Wednesday at …

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina and Pemberton Township Police Chief Jason Watters announced that a 58-year-old man from the Browns Mills section of the township has been charged with possessing child sexual abuse material. Roger A. Eichinger, of the 300 block of Honeysuckle Lane, was charged with Endangering the Welfare of a Child (Third Degree). …

  Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a Willingboro drug dealer has been indicted for the death of a 23-year-old man who fatally overdosed three years ago in Mansfield Township on fentanyl-laced heroin he sold to him the day before he died. A grand jury indicted Antonio Hunte, 39, on charges of Strict Liability …

Burlington County Prosecutor Scott Coffina announced that a Reading, Pa., man was sentenced today to 10 years in New Jersey state prison for transporting women to motels to engage in paid sexual encounters that he arranged, and then keeping a portion of what they earned for himself. Under an agreement with the Prosecutor’s Office, Michael …