Woodbridge resident Tyrone R. Johnson has been arrested and charged with being responsible for a violent sexual assault that took place in Linden late last year, acting Union County officials announced Monday.
Cranford resident Mr. Andrew C. Johnson is in custody and has been criminally charged in connection with a double shooting that took place on U.S. Routes 1&9 in Linden Sunday morning, acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay V. Ruotolo and Linden Police Chief David Hart jointly announced Monday.
A Linden man has been arrested and charged with criminal offenses in connection with a police standoff that took place at his home on Sunday evening, acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay V. Ruotolo and Linden Police Chief David Hart jointly announced on Tuesday.
Residents in a section of Linden said they continue to see escalated drugs dealing and other suspicious criminal activity, which led to a shots fired incident with property damaged reported Tuesday night.
Union County officials announced on Monday that Christine Powell, 60, of Newark, has been sentenced after admitting to trying to use falsified prescriptions to obtain large quantities of high-dose oxycodone pills at a Linden pharmacy late last year.
Union County officials announced that David M. Beardsley, 60, of Linden, has been served with charges of simple assault, disorderly conduct, and criminal mischief, stemming from his role in a dispute over a parking spot that took place last week.