Bridgeton

April 3, 2018

MULTIPLE SHOTS FIRED IN BRIDGETON SHOOTING

Bridgeton Police are investigating a drive-by shooting that resulted in approximately 20 shots being fired Monday night.  Police say they found the casings from the bullets on South Avenue, but no shooting victims.  So far, no suspects are in custody. ...
March 31, 2018

MAN SHOT THREE TIMES IN BRIDGETON FRIDAY MORNING

Bridgeton Police are investigating a shooting Friday morning that resulted in a man being struck by bullets three times in the leg.  The shooting took place on Cohansey Street.  The man was airlifted to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Th...
January 22, 2018

FATHER, TWO CHILDREN KILLED DURING HOUSE FIRE IN BRIDGETON

Three people are dead as a result of a house fire in Bridgeton.  Officials say two young children and their father were all killed during the house fire on Park Avenue during the overnight hours early Monday morning.  Police say three escaped the burning structure, but they were injured.  The cause of the fire and [...]

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January 18, 2018

FATAL BRIDGETON POLICE SHOOTING DEEMED JUSTIFIED

Police in Bridgeton were justified in the fatal shooting of a crime suspect because the suspect pointed a loaded gun at officers before he was killed.  An investigation showed 24 year old Darryl Fuqua was told be officers to stop and drop his loaded gun in an alley last year.  Fuqua failed to follow commands [...]

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