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Washington Township Police establish a safe exchange location

Washington Township Police establish a safe exchange location

WASHINGTON TWP N.J. (Warren County) – The Washington Township Police Department has announced a safe exchange location, according to a news release. Throughout the state there have been numerous instances of robberies, assaults and thefts that have occurred when people meet to make exchanges from deals they have made online. […]

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Judge temporarily halts expansion of butane-filled rail cars in Mount Olive

Judge temporarily halts expansion of butane-filled rail cars in Mount Olive

MORRISTOWN, N.J. (Morris County) – Superior Court Judge Stephan Hansbury Friday directed the Morristown & Erie Railway to work with Morris County to come up with viable safety and emergency response plans to deal with rail cars filled with butane that are being stored on the tracks of the county […]

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Vehicle crashes into the woods on Interstate 80 in Allamuchy Twp

Vehicle crashes into the woods on Interstate 80 in Allamuchy Twp

ALLAMUCHY TWP, N.J. (Warren County)- One person was reported injured and traffic delays were caused after a crash Friday evening on Interstate 80 in Warren County. The crash was reported at 7:11 p.m. on I-80 east near mile marker 21 in Allamuchy Twp. The crash has since been cleared. The […]

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New Jersey Special Olympics Torch Run charges through Warren County (PHOTOS)

New Jersey Special Olympics Torch Run charges through Warren County (PHOTOS)

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. (Warren County) – Police Officers from Hackettstown, Mansfield Twp and Washington Twp (Morris County) came together at Mars, Incorporated on High St in Hackettstown to start one of two routes in Warren County for the NJ Law Enforcement Torch Run. Another route started in Greenwich Twp and both […]

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Missing Washington Borough teen found

Missing Washington Borough teen found

WASHINGTON BORO, N.J. (Warren County) – A sixteen year-old that was reported missing Thursday evening from Washington has been found and is safe. The Warren County Department of Public Safety issued the alert about 6 p.m. and Hammond was found about 6:30 p.m.

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Hackettstown police warn of JCP&L phone scam

Hackettstown police warn of JCP&L phone scam

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. (Warren County) – Hackettstown police are warning residents about a telephone scam involving phony calls regarding their electric bills. Police have received complaints about a scam involving a caller who identifies himself or herself as a representative of Jersey Central Power & Light. The culprits were using the […]

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State Police searching for group that stole more than $7,000 cash with distraction scam

State Police searching for group that stole more than $7,000 cash with distraction scam

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, N.J. (Warren County) – The New Jersey State Police is seeking the public’s help in identifying four suspects wanted in a distraction scam. “It’s time to spare a share, people. We’re serious. You mean you can’t spare one share? Just one share? We’ve got ‪#‎AnselAdams‬ quality photos here, […]

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Morris County ask courts to block M&E Railway’s propane-butane rail storage plan

Morris County ask courts to block M&E Railway’s propane-butane rail storage plan

MORRISTOWN N.J. (Morris County) – Morris County filed legal papers Tuesday in Superior Court asking for a restraining order to prevent the Morristown & Erie Railway from storing rail cars that are filled with propane and butane on the tracks of the county owned High Bridge Rail Line. The county […]

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Phillipsburg house explosion victim identified, cause remains under investigation

Phillipsburg house explosion victim identified, cause remains under investigation

PHILLIPSBURG N.J. (Warren County) – The person severely injured in Saturday’s house explosion remained hospitalized Monday with serious bodily injuries, according to Phillipsburg Police Detective Lt. Michael Swick. The victim is identified as Clay Metzgar, 37, of Apartment B 76 Filmore Street, Swick said. He was airlifted to Lehigh Valley […]

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Gas company helping investigate Phillipsburg house explosion

Gas company helping investigate Phillipsburg house explosion

PHILLIPSBURG N.J. (Warren County) – The Investigation continued Sunday into what sparked the house explosion Saturday at 74-76 Filmore St in Phillipsburg. The explosion was reported around 5:15 p.m. “Elizabethtown Gas is aware of the reported incident. Elizabethtown Gas is currently assisting the first responders with their investigation,” Elizabethtown Gas […]

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