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  • Man Charged in Connection with Boating Fatality in Jefferson Township

    August 22, 2019Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker, and New Jersey State Police Superintendent Colonel Patrick J. Callahan announce the arrest of Nicholas Zarantonello, a 24 year old male, of Lake Hopatcong, NJ, on charges stemming from a boating incident that occurred on August 3, 2019. It is alleged that Zarantonello was ...
  • Mount Olive High School Teacher Charged with Stalking and Harassing a Student

    August 21, 2019Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Acting Chief of Investigations Chris Kimker, and Chief Stephen Beecher of the Mount Olive Police Department announce the arrest of Tajinder Tung (defendant), 47 years old, from Stewartsville, New Jersey. The investigation disclosed that between 2017 and May 2019, the defendant, who was employed as a teacher at the Mount ...
  • Members of Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Participate in Leadership Excellence-Direct Results (LEDR) Criminal Justice Day

    August 14, 2019On August 14, 2019, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Supervising Assistant Prosecutor Melanie Smith, Detective Supervisor Thomas Joiner, and Detective Supervisor Patrick LaGuerre presented at “Criminal Justice Day” sponsored by Leadership Excellence – Direct Results (LEDR) and Team Eagle Foundation – Youth Strategic Mentoring in partnership with the Boy Scouts of America at the Morris County ...
  • Man Charged with Two Counts of Attempted Murder in Connection with Shooting in Washington Township

    August 8, 2019Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker, and Chief Jeffrey Almer of the Washington Township Police Department announce that Michael Barisone, age 54, of West Mill Road, Washington Township, has been charged with Attempted Murder and weapons offenses in connection with an incident occurring on August ...