Northeast Corridor rail service suspended in Both directions from Trenton to New York


UPDATE: Northeast Corridor rail service has resumed in both directions between Penn Station New York and Trenton and is subject to up to 90-minute delays due to an earlier disabled train near Trenton.

TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) NJ Transit is reporting Northeast Corridor rail service is suspended in both directions between Penn Station New York and Trenton due to a disabled Septa train that derailed just after 12:00 Pm on track 4/5.

Driver Injured After Crashing Into Parked Car On North Olden Ave


TRENTON, N.J. (PBN)  A driver suffered minor injuries after crashing into a parked car on North Olden Ave and Breunig Ave just before 10:30 Pm Tuesday the car then overturned. Trenton Emergency Medical Services transported the male to Capital Health regional medical center. The cause of the crash is unknown.

Hit & Run leaves Pedestrian In Critical condition


TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) A pedestrian is in critical condition Monday after being struck by a car on Prospect Street and Dale Street just after 8:30 Pm. The driver of the vehicle did not remain at the scene; Trenton emergency medical services and Capital Health paramedics rushed the pedestrian to Capital Health trauma center.

New Jerseyans Might wanna cut the family trip early Due to Possible hurricane IAn


NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: Tropical Storm Ian has developed in the Caribbean Sea and may become a serious hurricane threat for the northwestern Caribbean and Southeast U.S. next week, including Florida.

Ian became the ninth named storm of the 2022 Atlantic hurricane season late Friday night south of Hispaniola.

A​s the state prepares for Ian, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has declared a state of emergency for 24 counties. This will make more resources available for storm preparation and will also activate members of the Florida National Guard to be put on standby ahead of Ian’s arrival.

Tropical storm and hurricane watches have been issued for parts of the Caribbean. 

W​e are still in the very early stage of tracking this latest storm. There are aspects of the forecast in which we have more confidence, while others remain uncertain, which is typical for tropical forecasting this far out in time.

Here’s a look at everything we know right now about Ian.

Trenton Police Shooting Response Detectives Nabs Multiple Men On Gun Charges


TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) Trenton Police Detective Lieutenant Bethesda Stokes reported in a press release that Shooting Response Detectives have been working diligently around the clock to solve crimes that occurred within the City. Detectives have made several arrests for several different incidents that occurred throughout the City of Trenton.

Jasper Church

(Shooting None struck)- Arrestee Jasper Church was taken into custody for a shooting in the area of 532 Lamberton Street. In addition,Black Allah was found in possession of a handgun during this investigation. Both were charged accordingly. Both were arrested and are in custody pending future court proceedings.

Quamere Forney
Davion Smith
Kyle Silvis

(Shooting Hit) – In the area of 5 Oliver St. Davion Smith, Quamere Forney, and Kyle Silvis were taken into custody for brandishing handguns and firing same causing a victim to be struck by gunfire. All have been charged and in custody pending future court proceedings.

(Shooting None struck) – In the area of 26 Oliver St, Kyle Silvis was also charged with firing at a vehicle causing victim to crash vehicle and sustained injuries. Silvis is In custody pending a future court appearance.

Two Teenagers in possession of a Weapon


TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) Detectives were on patrol in the area of Academy St when they observed a male (Davis) acting suspiciously. The Detectives stopped to investigate and Davis fled on foot. After a brief foot pursuit, Davis was tackled and found to possess a handgun. Davis was conveyed to headquarterswithout incident and lodged on the warrant complaints.

Khyzir Davis B/M, 18 years old

Charged#1: Unlawful Possession of a Weapon (Handgun)

              #2: Resisting by Flight 

              #3: Obstructing the Administration of Law 

 Property Confiscated:  $344.00 in U.S. Currency 

One (1) 9mm Beretta APX semi-automatic handgun loaded with Four (4) rounds

detectives received information regarding a male in possession of a handgun in the area of Monmouth St and Walnut Ave. The Detectives observed a male in possession of a handgun, at that time the detectives moved in to investigate and found a juvenile in possession of a semi-automatic handgun. The juvenile was taken into custody without incident and conveyed to headquarters. The juvenile was placed on juvenile complaints and lodged in the Middlesex Youth Correctional facility.

14) Trenton NJ 08609  

Charges #1: Unlawful Possession of a Weapon (Handgun) 

              #2: Receiving Stolen Property              

Property Confiscated: 

One (1) 9mm Ruger Security semi-automatic handgun loaded with ten (10) rounds (Stolen) 

Trenton Man Facing Multiple Charges After Fleeing with Gun


TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) City Violent Crimes Unit Detectives conducted surveillance in the area of Boudinot Street when they observed Papino Lloyd 22 of Trenton in possession of a handgun. They attempted to stop him and he fled, discarding a handgun in the process. He was eventually apprehended and found to be in possession of a Polymer handgun with a high capacity magazine [no serial number] and a distributable amount of CDS Crack-Cocaine. This incident occurred within 1000’ of a school and 500’ of a park. He was later found to be a Certain Person not to possess a handgun/ammunition.

Trenton Police charged Papino Lloyd with


#1:  Unlawful Possession of a Handgun 

#2:  Prohibited Weapons and Devices – High Capacity Magazine 

#3:  Defaced Firearm 

#4:  Certain Persons not to Possess a Handgun 

#5:  Certain Persons not to Possess Ammunition 

#6:  Possession of a Handgun during a CDS Offense 

#7:  Possession of CDS Crack-Cocaine 

#8:  Possession of CDS Crack-Cocaine w/Intent 

#9:  Possession of CDS Crack-Cocaine w/Intent w/in 1000’ of a School 

#10:  Possession of CDS Crack-Cocaine w/Intent w/in 500’ of a Park 

#11:  Obstructing the Administration of Law 

#12: Resisting Arrest

DEA & Trenton – Hamilton Police executed search warrant net $45,500


TRENTON, N.J. A three-week investigation into narcotics distribution in the Trenton area has culminated with the seizure of $45,500 in methamphetamine, Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri stated .
On Tuesday, September 13, 2022, members of the Mercer County Narcotics Task Force, the Drug Enforcement Administration, Homeland Security Investigations, and the Hamilton and Trenton police departments executed a search warrant at a residence in the 100 block of McGowan Avenue in Hamilton. Resident Robert Margeson, 51, was detained outside in the front yard. A search of the residence revealed 455 grams of methamphetamine, several scales and $1,063 in cash.
Margeson was charged with a first-degree narcotics offense and the prosecutor’s office has filed a motion to detain him pending trial. Andrew Dellapenna, 42, and Anthony Egan, 41, both of Philadelphia, PA, were also present at the time of the search warrant execution and charged with third-degree narcotics offenses.
According to Prosecutor Onofri, the street value of the confiscated methamphetamine is approximately $45,000.

Anthony Egan
Andrew Dellapenna,
Robert Margeson,

Man Dies after Jumping From 14th floor of Trent Center East Building


TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) Trenton Police are investigating after a man jumped from the 14th floor of the Trent Center East building located at 511 Greenwood Ave. Police received multiple phone calls just after 6:30 pm Monday. Trenton Emergency medical services and Capital Health paramedics pronounced the man deceased at the scene. Residents at the building were left in shock, one resident said as residents watched police look around the front of the building.

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Homicide Task Force Investigation Leads to Arrest in Spring Street Homicide

Anthony Smith

TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) A Trenton man has been arrested and charged for murder of Rashee Barlow earlier this month, Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo Onofri said in a release.

Anthony Smith, 42, is charged with murder, possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose, unlawful possession of a weapon and certain persons not to possess a weapon. He was arrested on September 8, 2022, in Hackensack, NJ, by members of the U.S. Marshals NY/NJ Regional Fugitive Task Force. The prosecutor’s office has filed a motion to detain Smith pending trial.

The charges are the result of an investigation by the Mercer County Homicide Task Force and the Trenton Police Department. At approximately 7:30 p.m. on September 2, 2022, Trenton police received a Shot Spotter activation and several calls for a shooting. Patrol officers responded to the 200 block of Spring Street and located two shooting victims. Rashee Barlow, 35, of Trenton, was pronounced dead a short time later. A 38-year-old man suffered a non-life threatening gunshot wound to the leg.