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Police Investigating Two Shot Thursday afternoon

TRENTON, N.J. (PBN)  Trenton Police are investigating a shooting that left two people wounded Thursday afternoon.

The shooting happened in the 200 block of Tioga street just after 1:00 Pm. Trenton Emergency medical services and Capital health paramedics arrived and worked on the two males shot and transported to Capital health trauma center in unknown condition. No arrests have been made. Police did not immediately return Peterson’s Breaking news information request.

Shooting Leaves 2 Wounded,1 Dead

TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) The Trenton Police and the Mercer County Homicide task force are investigating a shooting that left three people wounded Sunday. The shooting happened just before 2:00 Pm on Randall Ave in the 100 block extending to the 800 block of Beatty Street. Trenton EMS and Ewing Ems transported the wounded to Capital Heath trauma center. The third victim was transported with CPR in progress. Officials have not released information on the shooting.

The Prosecutor’s Released the following statement 5:00Pm

The Mercer County Homicide Task Force and the Trenton Police Department are

investigating a shooting that occurred Sunday afternoon in Trenton, Mercer County

Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri reported.

At approximately 1:30 p.m. on May 1, 2022, the Shot Spotter activation system reported multiple rounds in the 800 block of Beatty Street.  Moments later, several 911 calls were received reporting multiple people shot.

Police responded to the scene and located three adult male victims suffering gunshot wounds.  Two victims were located in the 100 block of Randall Avenue and one was located on Beatty Street.  The victim located on Beatty Street was transported to Capital Health Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead a short time later. The two additional victims are being treated.  Preliminary investigation indicates two of the three shooting victims, including the deceased, were targeted.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information

is asked to contact the Mercer County Homicide Task Force at (609) 989-6406

Firefighter Suffer Minor Injuries In Pennington Ave Blaze

TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) Trenton Firefighters are investigating a fire that ripped through two homes in the 500 block of Pennington Ave Friday night. Firefighters arrived to heavy fire showing from the second and third floor of the home and extending to the attached home. Firefighters reported no one was in the home, one firefighter suffered minor injuries, and they were transported to the hospital.

The Fire remains under investigation 

Ewing Cop Honored By NAACP In Trenton

TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) Spring 22 through it all Gala The NAACP paid homage to local heroes, one being DET. Danielle Bethea of the Ewing Police Department. Det Bethea, who has 15 years in Law Enforcement, proudly served with three departments Trenton police and human service police. And currently, Ewing police Department. Det Bethea plans to continue to be a positive influence in her community through the platform her career provides. Det Bethea is dedicated to changing the mentality of her community by giving them a different perspective of police By Building positive relationships with the community. Bethea also thanks to the glam squad Bree smith, and Jazzi e banks.

Trenton Man wanted by Trenton Police for Impersonating an officer


TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) Trenton Police were looking for a wanted man accused of impersonating a Police officer in Trenton. According to the wanted poster John Heredia was wanted for operating a decommissioned police car with working lights and sirens, specifically using said vehicle to initiate motor vehicle stops on persons, including an off-duty Trenton Police officer. The vehicle is an unknown tag ford interceptor Taurus 4-door sedan silver in color with black wheels, black front push bar, and tinted windows.



TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) The national weather service in Philadelphia, PA, issued a flood watch is in effect from 6 PM this evening through late tonight for Mercer County. Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations.

Heavy rainfall rates of 1/4 to 1/2 inch for several hours and rainfall totals of 1.5 to 2 inches are possible.

Pedestrian Struck, Car Crashes Into U-Haul Building Leaving Two Injured

TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) Trenton Fire and ems responded to a motor vehicle crash report involving a pedestrian. The crash happened just before 11:00 Pm Saturday. Trenton Police arrived and found a car crashed into the front of the U-Haul building on Brunswick Ave and a pedestrian that had been struck. Trenton Ems transported two to Capital health trauma center with critical injuries but non-life-threatening. The crash remains under investigation by Trenton Police.

Person in grave condition after shooting on Perry Street

TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) Police are investigating a shooting that left one person in grave condition on Perry Street near Montgomery Street early Saturday morning. The victim was reported to be in traumatic arrest while Trenton Ems was transported to the hospital with paramedics. The Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office is investigating the shooting.

Early Morning shooting leaves one dead another Injured in Trenton

TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) Trenton Police are investigating another shooting in the Capital City Thursday morning. Police responded to the fast-track gas station on Mulberry Street and Enterprise Ave, where a 26-year-old male was shot in the chest. Trenton EMS and paramedics transported that male to Capital health trauma center in grave condition, where he was later pronounced dead. A second victim went by car to Capital health in unknown condition.

Two Mercer County Detectives involved in serious crash in Trenton

TRENTON, N.J. (PBN) Two Mercer County Prosecutor Police detectives working in the Trenton Police task force were injured Monday morning after getting into a crash at Chambers Street and Walnut Ave. The detectives had to be cut from the vehicle after it struck a utility pole after the crash. Trenton ems transported both detectives to Capital health trauma center. There were no other reported injuries.
One Detective has been released from with broken ribs, and arm the second one remains hospitalized in stable condition. Hamilton Police Division is investigating the cause of the crash.

Breaking news of Trenton is awaiting comment from the city of Trenton.

UPDATE: Trenton Officials say the officers were in an unmarked car at the time of the crash and were pursuing another vehicle that may have had an armed person inside. A separate white SUV was making a turn when the officer driving swerved in an attempt to avoid the SUV. The officers’ vehicle went out of control and struck a fire hydrant and utility pole.

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