TOTOWA, N.J. – The Attorney General’s Office is conducting an investigation into the death of a 51-year-old man, who died earlier Saturday after he was arrested by a New Jersey state trooper during a motor vehicle stop outside the State Police Totowa Substation.
A Totowa man was sentenced today to 27 months in prison for knowingly possessing a firearm as a previously convicted felon and trying to bring a loaded gun onto a plane, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced.
Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Totowa Police Chief Robert Coyle announce that based upon an investigation by the Totowa Police Department, in conjunction with the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office, Damien Edwards, 33, from Totowa, was arrested early this morning in relation to a homicide that took place outside of the Quick Check convenience store located at 79 Union Boulevard in Totowa.
Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Totowa Police Chief Robert Coyle announce that the body discovered at 340 Totowa Road in Totowa on May 15, 2018, has been identified by the Northern Regional Medical Examiner’s Office in Newark as Luis Rodrigues, a 22-year-old male from Paterson.
Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia M. Valdes and Totowa Police Chief Robert Coyle announce that at approximately 1:21 p.m. on May 15, 2018, members of the Totowa Police were called to 340 Totowa Road in Totowa by a concerned citizen regarding a strange odor coming from the vacant multi-family dwelling at that location.