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Jerry DeMarco

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  1. PHOTOS: Firefighters Douse Roaring House Blaze

    PHOTOS: Firefighters Douse Roaring House Blaze

    Fire ripped through the upper floors of a Garfield residence on Friday. No injuries were reported.Firefighters with Garfield Ladder 1 arrived to find flames roaring from the second-floor windows of the 2½-story wood-frame home on Outwater Lane.They quickly put water on the fire and eventually doused the blaze, assisted by a FAST team from Wallington and an engine from Saddle Brook.James ...

  2. Prosecutor: Ridgefield Ex-Medical Assistant Had 10,000+ Child Porn Images

    Prosecutor: Ridgefield Ex-Medical Assistant Had 10,000+ Child Porn Images

    A former physician’s assistant living in Ridgefield gathered more than 10,000 files of child pornography – more than 10% of which he shared with others – said authorities who arrested him Friday.Charbel “Charlie” Chaoul, 29, was taken into custody after the court-warranted search of his home, located on a short extension of northbound Bergen Boulevard that splits off toward Route 5.He ...

  3. Passaic County Worker Who Stole Food Stamps Gets Probation

    Passaic County Worker Who Stole Food Stamps Gets Probation

    A Passaic County social services clerk who used nearly $10,000 worth of food stamps turned in by poor clients for herself was sentenced Friday to five years probation and ordered to reimburse the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Carol Austin, 62, of Paterson already agreed to forfeit her job and be permanently banned from holding any public office or “position of honor, trust or profit” ...

  4. Wayne Detective Cracks Cold-Case, Makes Arrest In Pre-Dawn Bakery Robbery

    Wayne Detective Cracks Cold-Case, Makes Arrest In Pre-Dawn Bakery Robbery

    A Wayne police detective working a 5-year-old cold-case assembled the pieces and charged a Paterson man with robbing a local bakery.Detective David Hoppe pored over “all the files of evidence along with interviews of witness and suspects” stemming from the 3:55 a.m. Valentine’s Day 2013 holdup of Gencarelli’s Bakery on Valley Road by three armed men, Detective Capt. Laurence Martin said ...

  5. Reward Offered To Find Hit-Run Driver Who Injured Englewood Skateboarder

    Reward Offered To Find Hit-Run Driver Who Injured Englewood Skateboarder

    A $1,000 reward was posted Friday for information that helps authorities find the hit-and-run driver whose sedan struck and severely injured an Englewood skateboarder.Surveillance video (above) shows the driver getting out of the car to check the vehicle's grill a few blocks north of the 9:50 p.m. June 11 crash before continuing on.Cristian Valdez, a 15-year-old Dwight Morrow High ...

  6. Disguised Garfield, Teaneck Bank Robber Takes Guilty Plea

    Disguised Garfield, Teaneck Bank Robber Takes Guilty Plea

    A Passaic woman on Friday admitted her role in a two-month bank robbery spree with another woman last year that stretched from Teaneck to the Poconos -- and included them wearing hijabs and nuns' habits as disguises.Melissa Aquino Arias, 23, told a federal judge in Newark that she and partner Swahilys Pedraza-Rodriguez, 19, of New Haven, CT dressed as nuns in a failed attempt to rob a ...

  7. Monday Funeral Scheduled For Oradell's 'Meat Guy,' Chris Lubben, 54

    Monday Funeral Scheduled For Oradell's 'Meat Guy,' Chris Lubben, 54

    A funeral Mass was scheduled this Monday for Christopher Lubben -- the fun-loving and well-known Oradell wholesaler known as "The Meat Guy."Visiting hours are from 3 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Becker Funeral Home on Kinderkamack Road in Westwood.A 10 a.m. Mass at St. Joseph’s Church on Elm Street in Oradell will be followed by a committal service in George Washington Memorial Park in ...

  8. Maywood Police Stolen Jeep Chase Up Route 17 Ends With Two Teens In Custody

    Maywood Police Stolen Jeep Chase Up Route 17 Ends With Two Teens In Custody

    Maywood police were chasing a stolen Jeep overnight when it abruptly stopped in the left lane of northbound Route 17.Two juveniles bailed and bolted across the highway.One was caught immediately and the other a short time later, they said.It began just before 2:30 a.m. Thursday, when Officers William Phayre and Michael McMahon spotted the red 2002 Jeep Liberty attempting to enter the ...

  9. Rockland Pedestrian, 81, Hit By Pickup In Northvale Airlifted To Hospital

    Rockland Pedestrian, 81, Hit By Pickup In Northvale Airlifted To Hospital

    An 81-year-old pedestrian from Tappan was flown to a local hospital by medical chopper after being struck by a pickup truck in Northvale early Friday, police said.The victim was crossing Livingston Street, headed toward the Dunkin Donuts, when he was struck just after 6 a.m."Ambulance and paramedic units arrived on scene and requested a medevac due to the severity of the ...

  10. West Milford Police Rescue Mom, Youngsters, Seize Barricaded Boyfriend

    West Milford Police Rescue Mom, Youngsters, Seize Barricaded Boyfriend

    West Milford police privately kept a woman on the line as they stormed a house and took her barricaded boyfriend into custody, rescuing her and their two young children, authorities said.Anthony J. Damico, 28, remained held in the Passaic County Jail Friday following the Thursday morning incident.Township police activated their Special Operations Unit and made contact with the woman ...

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