Plainfield News

Large Quantity of Cocaine Seized in Plainfield

A Plainfield man has been arrested, and a large quantity of cocaine seized as a result of a narcotics investigation, acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay V. Ruotolo and Plainfield Police Director Lisa Burgess jointly announced Thursday.

UPDATE: One Dead, Three Hurt in Plainfield Stabbing

An incident in which four people were stabbed, one fatally, outside a Plainfield nightclub overnight is under joint investigation by the Union County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Task Force, the Plainfield Police Division, and Union County Sheriff’s Office, acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay V. Ruotolo announced Sunday.

2013 Christmas Day Homicide in Plainfield Still Unsolved

The sixth anniversary of an incident in which a Somerset County man was fatally shot in Plainfield on Christmas morning is approaching, and investigators are continuing to seek information from members of the public in order to solve the crime, acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay V. Ruotolo announced Monday.

Trapped Raccoon Set on Fire in Plainfield

Authorities investigating a case of suspected animal cruelty that occurred last week are seeking information from the public, acting Union County Prosecutor Jennifer Davenport announced Friday.