Crime Blotter | Feb. 22, 2016


Feb. 21 NEW BRUNSWICK — One man was stabbed on Handy Street last night. Police disclosed limited information about the incident. The victim's condition was not known, and police did not confirm if there were other victims in the incident. 

Feb. 21 NEWARK — A group of men are responsible for a violent carjacking in the South Ward. A 67-year-old victim was sitting on his 2006 Cadillac and was approached by one member of the group before three others came and assaulted the victim. They then drove off in his car. Police are now searching for the group. Newark Police are asking the public to call (877) NWK-TIPS to share any information.

Feb. 21 JERSEY CITY — Two men stabbed a 23-year-old man after asking him for drugs and money at an Ocean Avenue restaurant while ordering. The victim refused, and the two men waited for him to leave the restaurant before attacking him. The two men punched him and the victim went to the mother of his child's house, where she called the police to attend to his injuries, according to reports.


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