Alleged Threats Against Mark Sanchez Investigated

Acting Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Chief Patrick Montoure of the Florham Park Police Department announce the commencement of an investigation into the receipt of alleged threatening comments directed via electronic communications to Mark Sanchez, a professional football player employed by the New York Jets. The team’s headquarters and practice facilities are located … Read more

Acting Morris County Prosecutor Knapp Announces Cause and Manner of Deaths in Fatal Shootings in Parsippany

Acting Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp announced this afternoon the cause and manner of yesterday’s deaths of Chester Andraka and Rosaria Andraka, husband and wife of 2 Medford Road, Parsippany, New Jersey. Yesterday, the Parsippany Police, after receiving a telephone call from Chester Andraka’s place of employment, proceeded to his home and upon observing … Read more

Howell Township Man Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Manslaughter in Connection with the Death of Mount Arlington Police Officer Joseph Wargo

Acting Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp announced today that Michael Cassella, age 30, of Howell, New Jersey pled guilty to one count of Aggravated Manslaughter, in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:ll-4, a crime of the First Degree. The defendant also pled guilty to Driving While Intoxicated, a violation ofN.J.S.A. 39:4-50. On October 16, 2011 the … Read more

Two Fatalities in Rockaway Twp Residential Fire

Acting Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp is announcing that at approximately 6:00 a.m. this morning a residential fire occurred on Green Pond Road, Rockaway Township, New Jersey. The cause and origin of the fire is presently under investigation. Three people resided in the home. Two individuals died apparently as a result of injuries sustained … Read more