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LINDEN – Union County Crime Stoppers has supplied a reward of as much as $10,000 for data resulting in the arrest and indictment of the individual answerable for firing gunshots which struck houses Tuesday night time.

At about eight:45 p.m. Tuesday, officers responded to Dr. Martin Luther King Memorial Park, 700 McCandless St, after they heard gunshots within the space, police mentioned.

Two of the rounds struck houses on the 800 block of Bower Avenue however no accidents have been reported, police mentioned.


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“We’re lucky that nobody was harm on this incident,” Linden Police Chief David Hart mentioned. “Each considered one of us has a accountability to guard our group from violence, and anybody with data that may assist take these criminals off of our streets wants to come back ahead earlier than harmless individuals are harm.”

Anybody with data is urged to contact Detective Mike Burnette or Detective Sgt. Joe Rivera at 908-474- 8567.


Tricks to Union County Crime Stoppers might be given anonymously by calling 908-654-TIPS (8477) or on-line at

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