NJ Man Carl Cheeseman Jr ID’d As Victim In Wednesday Night Fatal Newfield Crash

GLOUCESTER COUNTY, NJ. (THECOUNT) — Carl E. Cheeseman Jr., of Vineland, New Jersey, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Wednesday night vehicle crash in Gloucester County.

Cheeseman, 30, was killed in a two-vehicle crash involving a semi-tractor near Newfield Wednesday night.

According to reports, Cheeseman was operating a Nissan Murano SUV on Harding Way near Rosemont Avenue in Newfield, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and into opposing lanes around 11 p.m. Wednesday. The vehicle then came into head-on contact with a big-rig, operated by Samuel Barrera-Ortuno, 28 of Vineland.

Police say, Cheeseman may have been attempting to avoid a deer in the roadway before the collision occurred.

Cheeseman was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

Barrera-Ortuno remained at the scene and fully cooperated with officials.

Police said they don’t suspect alcohol or drugs as a factor in the crash.

THECOUNT.COM has learned, Cheeseman was arrested in Vineland for DWI and Reckless Driving in 2016.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Gloucester County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. As of the 2019 Census estimate, the county’s population was 291,636, making it the state’s 14th-most populous county – Wikipedia.

NJ Woman Christina Pierce ID’d As Victim In Saturday Night Fatal Camden Stabbing

CAMDEN COUNTY, NJ. (THECOUNT) — Christina Pierce, of Camden, New Jersey, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Saturday night stabbing in Camden County.

Pierce, 41, was found fatally stabbed inside a Camden home Saturday night.

According to reports, firefighters responded to reports of a stove fire at an apartment in the 800 block of Haddon Ave around 9 p.m. Saturday. When they arrived, Pierce was found suffering from an apparent stab wound in an adjacent room.

Pierce was transported to an area hospital where she was later pronounced dead of stab injuries.

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember Pierce:

The cause of the fatal incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with possible information on the case should contact CCPO Det. Kevin Courtney at 856-397-6770 or Camden County Police Det. Shawn Donlon at 856-757-7042. You can also email tips to ccpotips@ccprosecutor.org.

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Geo quick facts: Camden County is a county located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its county seat is Camden. As of the 2019 Census estimate, the county’s population was 506,471, making it the state’s 8th-largest – Wikipedia.

4-Alarm Blaze Breaks Out At Ocean City NJ Boardwalk Saturday ‘Playland Castaway Cove’

OCEAN CITY, NJ. (THECOUNT) — A 4-alarm blaze is tearing through the Playland Castaway Cove at the Ocean City Boardwalk in Saturday morning in Cape May County, New Jersey.

The fire erupted Saturday around 8 a.m. on the 1020 block of the Boardwalk in Ocean City, New Jersey, fire officials are saying.

It is believed to be a structural fire, but officials have not officially declared which structure it is at this time, according to FOX29.

However, Playland Castaway Cove took to Facebook to share that it was in fact their building which had caught fire.

“We struggle to comprehend this mornings events and what will be of the next few months, but we can assure you this, WE WILL REBUILD!!” Officials from Playland Castaway Cove wrote.

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Geo quick facts: Cape May County is the southernmost county in the U.S. state of New Jersey and the southernmost county of the geographic region defined as the Northeastern United States by the U.S. Census Bureau – Wikipedia.

NJ Man Conor B Gaul ID’d As Victim In Friday Night Clifton Fatal Single-SUV Crash

PASSAIC COUNTY, NJ. (THECOUNT) — Conor Gaul, of Chester, New Jersey, has been identified s the victim in a fatal Friday night SUV crash in Passaic County.

Gaul, 29, was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Clifton Friday night.

According to reports, Gaul was operating an SUV on the Garden State Parkway near the Route 19 ramp, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 10 p.m. Friday. The vehicle then made contact with a guardrail.

Gaul was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Passaic County is a county in the U.S. state of New Jersey that is part of the New York metropolitan area – Wikipedia.

NJ Couple Oscar & Patricia Balloveras ID’d As Victims In Saturday PA Fatal Motorcycle Crash

NORTHAMPTON COUNTY, PA. (THECOUNT) — Patricia Balloveras, of Garfield, New Jersey, has been identified as the fatality in a Saturday night motorcycle crash in East Allen Township, Pennsylvania.

Balloveras, 52, was killed in a single-vehicle motorcycle crash near Bath Saturday night.

According to reports, Oscar Balloveras, 51, also of Garfield, was operating a motorcycle on PA-248 near Snyders Church Road in Bath, when the bike went down during a rainstorm around 10:30 p.m. Saturday. The bike then made contact with a guardrail ejecting both riders.

Oscar Balloveras suffered unknown injuries in the crash.

Patricia Balloveras, a passenger on the motorcycle, was pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Northampton County is a county located in the northeastern section of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the population was 297,735. Its county seat is Easton. The county was formed in 1752 from parts of Bucks County. Its namesake was Northamptonshire, England – Wikipedia.

NJ Man Chris Miller ID’d As Victim In Saturday Linden Fatal Motorcycle Crash

UNION COUNTY, NJ. (THECOUNT) — Christopher Miller, of New Brunswick, New Jersey, has been identified as the victim in a Saturday afternoon motorcycle crash in Union County.

‘Chris’ Miller, 29, was killed in a motorcycle-versus-van crash near Linden Saturday afternoon.

According to reports, Miller was operating a Kawasaki motorcycle on Willow Glade Road in Linden, when the bike came into contact with a Chevrolet van around 2:30 p.m. Saturday. The bike then jumped a curb and came into contact with a utility pole.

Miller, a member of the Slim RoadDawgz MC, was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The van operator was not injured in the crash.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Union County is a county in the U.S. state of New Jersey. As of the 2019 Census estimate, the county’s population was 556,341, making it the seventh-most populous of the state’s 21 counties – Wikipedia.

8 Shot 2 Dead Near Rutgers University NJ Sunday Morning

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ. (THECOUNT) — 8 people were shot, two of those dead, during a shooting overnight in Middlesex County, New Jersey.

The New Brunswick Police Department says the mass casualty event occurred Sunday at dwelling in New Brunswick.

Officials say, officers arrived to a call of shots fired at 32 Delafield Street in New Brunswick, around 1:20 a.m. Sunday.

Police determined that one or more suspect opened fire striking multiple individuals at the home.

The injured were rushed to several area hospitals where at least were pronounced dead of gunshot injuries.

The Middlesex County Prosecutor reported that two of the 8 victims died at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital.

Police had no information on possible suspects but say the shooting had no affiliation with nearby Rutgers University or its students.

The New Brunswick Police Department asked that anyone with information to call the NBPD’s Detective Bureau at 732-745-5217.

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Geo quick facts: Middlesex County is a county located in north-central New Jersey, United States. In 2019, the Census Bureau estimated the county’s population at 825,062, making it the state’s second-most populous county, an increase of 4.1% from 809,858 in the 2010 census – Wikipedia.

NJ Man Frederick Schumacher ID’d As Victim In Sunday Sweetwater Fatal Motorcycle Crash

BURLINGTON COUNTY, NJ. (THECOUNT) — Frederick Schumacher, of Pennsauken, New Jersey, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Sunday motorcycle crash in Burlington County.

Schumacher, 60, was killed in a single-vehicle motorcycle crash near Sweetwater in Mullica Township on Sunday evening.

According to reports, Schumacher was operating a motorcycle with a group of military veterans in the 5000 block of Pleasant Mills Road in Hammonton, when for unknown reasons, the bike crossed centerlines and went down around 4:30 p.m. Sunday.

Schumacher was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

According to Facebook, Schumacher has completed a lunch at Sweetwater Marina and Riverdeck:

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Burlington County is a county in the U.S. state of New Jersey. The county is the largest in New Jersey by area. Its county seat is Mount Holly – Wikipedia.

Body Of NJ Man Jabed Ikbal Recovered Saturday After Missing Last Sunday In Ocean City

CAPE MAY COUNTY, NJ. (THECOUNT) — The body of Jabed Ikbal, of Clementon, New Jersey, who went missing last week Cape May County, has been recovered on Saturday morning.

Ikbal, 24, went missing after entering the water in an Ocean City inlet in an effort to rescue other swimmers last Sunday.

According to reports, the evening of July 12, Ikbal was swimming with others at an unprotected beach near the Ocean City-Longport Bridge, when he attempted to save other swimmers who were in apparent distress. He failed to resurface.

A fisherman saw the body around 6 a.m. in Great Egg Harbor Inlet between Ocean City and Longport, according to a statement from an Ocean City spokesman.

Ikbal, who was originally from Dhaka, Bangladesh, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the death remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Cape May County is the southernmost county in the U.S. state of New Jersey and the southernmost county of the geographic region defined as the Northeastern United States by the U.S. Census Bureau – Wikipedia.

NJ Man Umair Saleh ID’d As Body Found Along With Female Saturday In Hudson River

HUDSON COUNTY, NJ. (THECOUNT) — Umair Saleh of Edison, New Jersey, has been identified as the victim found dead in the Hudson River in Hudson County on Saturday.

Saleh, 23, was found deceased along with an unidentified 22-year-old female from Manhattan, in a river near Jersey City on Saturday.

According to reports, officials responded to reports of a woman in the water near Morris Canal Park in Jersey City. First responders located the body of an unnamed Manhattan woman. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Police were again summoned to the area on reports of a male body in the water. That victim, who was identified as Saleh, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A cause of death for both victims was not provided by officials.

The incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with possible information should contact police at 911.

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Geo quick facts: Hudson County, a county in the U.S. state of New Jersey, lies west of the lower Hudson River, which was named for Henry Hudson, the sea captain who explored the area in 1609. Part of New Jersey’s Gateway Region in the New York metropolitan area, Jersey City is its largest city and county seat – Wikipedia.