Anthony G. Attrino, NJ.com

Anthony G. Attrino

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New Jersey, United States

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Recent:
  • NJ.com
  • lehighvalleylive.com
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  • Military.com
  • NYup.com
  • Officer.com
  • The Jerusalem Post

Recent articles by Anthony:

Police identify 2 killed when SUV crashed into tree on Route 17

The driver was identified as George Sadue, 77, of Coventry, Rhode Island, and his passenger, Ethel Toth, 96, of Upper Saddle River. → Read More

N.J. woman, 56, found dead days after she went missing, police say

Deanne J. Dunne, 56, who was last seen at 10 a.m. on Monday in Ridgewood, was found dead in Hawthorne in Passaic County, according to police. → Read More

N.J. high school baseball player, 16, dies in ATV crash in Georgia

Matthew J. Carlson died in a hospital on Thanksgiving, a day after the ATV he was riding overturned in Georgia, authorities said. → Read More

Thieves in Chilean burglary crew caught live on N.J. home cameras, cops say

Police in Bergen County received a call about 7:30 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day from a Rochelle Park resident who said there were two people inside his home. → Read More

2 charged after sheriff’s officers seize 4 pounds of cocaine worth $200K, authorities say

Gisela Arroyo Valentin, 35, of Newark, and David Ventura, 39, of Paterson, face various first-degree drug possession charges, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik. → Read More

N.J. man, 34, charged with sexually assaulting child repeatedly, authorities say

Eddy Chocoj, 34, of North Bergen, is charged with four counts of second-degree sexual assault, and one count of third-degree endangering the welfare of a child, according to Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella. → Read More

N.J. man admits he lied to get $852K in COVID emergency relief loans

The North Plainfield man allegedly used part of the money to buy property in New Jersey, court documents said. → Read More

Man was beaten by N.J. police officers in ‘unprovoked’ attack, federal lawsuit says

Grainy surveillance video from a nearby grocery store posted to the man's Instagram account allegedly shows the 2020 beating and arrest. → Read More

N.J. town’s cops attacked lawyer who argued with Uber driver, lawsuit says

Attorney Timothy Alexander says in court papers three Guttenberg police officers pounced on him in 2019 and the harassment has continued. → Read More

Off-duty D.C. police officer’s SUV carjacked in N.J. city, authorities say

The officer, whose name was not released, was taken to University Hospital in Newark, where he was treated for undisclosed injuries. → Read More

N.J. blaze destroys 7 celebrity trailers for Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

A groundskeeper for Royal Busses in South Kearny discovered the fire at 6 a.m. Monday. → Read More

Man charged in Chiller Theatre Expo stabbing was delusional, his lawyer says

David C. Knestrick, 47, of Connecticut, is charged with second-degree aggravated assault and weapons offenses. → Read More

N.J. hiker missing for days entered reservation, but didn’t leave, mayor says

Hector Zamorano, of Bergen County, was last seen Sunday morning hiking in the Ramapo Valley Reservation, authorities said. → Read More

Investigative failure by N.J. town’s cops led to me getting shot, man says in lawsuit

Donald Rutter, 53, of Tuckerton, is serving a 5-year sentence for shooting the victim at Jarvis Marine in Little Egg Harbor last year. → Read More

N.J. principal suspended over video he showed to staff ordered reinstated

Joseph Putrino, who was suspended from his job as principal of Renaissance Middle School in Montclair two years ago, after a virtual staff meeting. → Read More

Rescuers search along N.J. river for hiker missing for 2 days

Hector Zamorano, 41, of Mahwah in Bergen County, was last seen Sunday morning hiking in the Ramapo Valley Reservation, authorities said. → Read More

N.J. jail failed to seek medical treatment for man who died in cell, lawsuit says

Damien Stefancik, 34, died of a pulmonary embolism and was found dead in his cell in the Morris County Correctional Facility on Nov. 27, 2021, according to a lawsuit. → Read More

N.J. comedy show featuring Proud Boys founder canceled. He plans to sue.

The 'Cognitive Dissidents' comedy tour featuring the Proud Boys' founder was abruptly canceled Thursday after being scheduled for the Williams Center in Rutherford. → Read More

Police supervisors harassed cop who suffered injuries, tested positive for COVID, lawsuit says

Chad Alesandrelli, a patrolman with the Belleville Police Department for 19 years, says in court papers he has incurred several “debilitating injuries and illnesses” requiring medical treatment and that he came down with coronavirus two years ago. → Read More

Police nab suspect who led them on high-speed chase from Philadelphia to N.J., authorities say

Police in Philadelphia notified Evesham police late Wednesday that they were pursuing a vehicle they had attempted to stop with regard to an ongoing investigation. → Read More