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.


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.


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.


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.

ME Man Shawn Chamberlain ID’d As Victim In Saturday Fatal Snowmobile Crash

SOMERSET COUNTY, ME. (THECOUNT) — Shawn Chamberlain has been identified as the victim in a fatal snowmobile crash in northern Somerset County, Maine, Saturday evening.

Chamberlain, 38, was killed after crashing on a snowmobile in Somerset County Saturday around 5 p.m.

According to officials, Chamberlain was operating a snowmobile traveling on ITS 88 in Taunton & Raynham Academy Grant at around 5 p.m. when he failed to negotiate a turn and struck a tree.

Chamberlain’s riding partner witnessed the crash and began CPR immediately, then flagged down a passing vehicle to call 911. Maine Game Wardens and Emergency Medical personnel arrived at the scene and continued CPR, reports WMTW.

Chamberlain was pronounced dead at 5:20 p.m.

Game wardens believe that speed and alcohol were contributing factors in the crash, but the incident remains under investigation at this time.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Somerset County is a county in the state of Maine, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 52,228. Its county seat is SkowheganSomerset CountyWikipedia.

Dozen Chinese Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship Passengers Fall Ill Placed Under Quarantine In NJ

BAYONNE, NJ. (THECOUNT) — 12 Chinese nationals on board a Royal Caribbean cruise ship have been placed under quarantine due to concern over possible coronavirus.

The Anthem of the Seas docked in Cape Liberty Cruise Port, in Bayonne, New Jersey Friday around 6 a.m., according to reports.

Coronavirus is suspect, however, the passengers have not been confirmed to be infected.

The quarantined passengers will be tested by officials from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), who were on hand to greet the arriving ship, reports 6abc.

The passengers, all Chinese nationals, started exhibiting symptoms aboard the ship, which is returning from the Bahamas.


Geo quick facts: Bayonne is a city in Hudson County, New Jersey, United States. Located in the Gateway Region, Bayonne is situated on a peninsula located between Newark Bay to the west, the Kill Van Kull to the south, and New York Bay to the east – Wikipedia.

NJ Rescue Underway After Female Pedestrian Struck Trapped By Pennsauken 36th Street Light Rail Train Tuesday

PENNSAUKEN TOWNSHIP, NJ. (THECOUNT) — Rescue crews are attempting to free a female pedestrian who was struck and then became trapped under a New Jersey Transit River Line train Tuesday morning.

It incident occurred around 6 a.m. at the 36th Street Light Rail Line Station near River Road in Pennsauken.

The pedestrian was struck by the first rail car, reports 6abc.

NJT officials said service is suspended on the River Line at this time.


Geo quick facts: Pennsauken Township is a township in Camden County, in the US state of New Jersey, and a suburb of Philadelphia – Wikipedia.

Jersey City Active Shooter Reported Officer Shot Ongoing MLK Drive & Bayview Ave

JERSEY CITY, NJ. (THECOUNT) — Authorities are investigating a report of an active shooter in Jersey City who is reportedly firing on police officers.

The shooting took place on MLK Drive and Bayview Ave. at about 12:20 p.m.

North Jersey Dispatch reports that two males fired shots at police from a corner store, reports DailyMail.

At least one cop was shot, North Jersey Dispatch reports.

Additional unconfirmed reports claim that the gunman have rifles and are firing through the windows of the store at anyone on the street.

Anyone in the street have been told to evacuate the area in response.

An emergency service unit team has been dispatched to the scene as well as an armored car.

Local schools were put on lockdown as police investigate the incident.

The shooting does not appear to be terror related, law enforcement sources with knowledge of the case said.


Geo quick facts: Jersey City is in northeastern New Jersey. Its eastern waterfront faces the Hudson River where it meets Upper New York Bay. Liberty State Park has panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, the former immigrant gateway. The park’s Liberty Science Center features interactive exhibits, live animals and an IMAX Dome theater. Bars and ethnic eateries line downtown’s Grove Street – wikipedia.

NJ Montclair High School On Lockdown Wednesday Shelter In Place

MONTCLAIR, NJ. (THECOUNT) — Montclair High School is currently on lockdown, confirmed by the school through a statement.

In the statement, the school says police are on site, as well as the Montclair Administration, conducting an investigation, reports NewJersey12.

Parents are urged to not pick up their children. If they are already out of the building, they should not return to the premises.

The school is located at 100 Chestnut St in Montclair, NJ.


Geo quick facts: Montclair is a township in Essex County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township’s population was 37,669, reflecting a decline of 1,308 from the 38,977 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 1,248 from the 37,729 counted in the 1990 Census – Wikipedia.

Shooting Reported At NJ Pleasantville HS Football Game Friday Night ‘Opened Fire In Stands’

PLEASANTVILLE, NJ. (THECOUNT) — New Jersey authorities are reporting a shooting at a high school football game in Pleasantville, New Jersey Friday night.

Pleasantville Police say an unidentified gunman opened fire at Pleasantville High School on Friday night during a home game against Camden High School.

The Press of Atlantic City reports at least two people were wounded when a shooter fired a gun about a half dozen times in the stands filled with spectators. The newspaper adds that an unidentified woman was carried out the stands on a stretcher and onto the field by paramedics while they waited for another ambulance to arrive, reports PIX11.

Hartman says he could not immediately confirm the number of people shot or give their conditions. He said no one was in custody as of 9:30 p.m.

The school is located at, 701 Mill Rd in Pleasantville, NJ.


Geo quick facts: Pleasantville is a city in Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the city’s population was 20,249, reflecting an increase of 1,237 from the 19,012 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 2,985 from the 16,027 counted in the 1990 Census – Wikipedia.

Multiple NJ Homes On Fire After Plane Crashes In Colonia Neighborhood Tuesday Morning

COLONIA, NJ. (THECOUNT) –Tuesday morning reports say multiples homes are now burning after a plane crashed into a house in a neighborhood in Colonia, New Jersey on Tuesday morning around 11 a.m.

Officials say a Cessna 414 crashed into a home at 11 a.m. on Berkley and Princeton avenues in Woodbridge Township.

The number of people on the plane and their conditions are not yet known.

The FAA is heading to the scene to investigation. The National Transportation Safety Board also will investigate and will determine probable cause of the accident, reports ABC7NY.

Few other details were released.


Geo quick facts: Colonia is an unincorporated community and census-designated place located within Woodbridge Township, in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the CDP’s population was 17,795 – Wikipedia.