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Prosecutor: Truck Driver Charged in $27K Red Bull Heist

A local truck driver has been charged with the theft of wholesale quantities of Red Bull valued at more than $27,000, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced on Tuesday. 

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Prosecutor: Fatal Weekend Shooting Under Investigation

Authorities are investigating a weekend shooting in Neptune Township that left a local man dead, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced on Monday.

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Prosecutor: Treasurer of Red Bank Non-Profit, Former Councilman, Charged with Stealing from Organization

A former Red Bank councilman and treasurer of the nonprofit Red Bank Education Foundation has been arrested and charged with pilfering thousands of dollars from the organization over the course of two years, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced on Monday.

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Prosecutor: Man, 40, Gets Life for 2018 Random Roadside Murder of 24-Year-Old Woman

The man who fatally shot a Freehold woman in 2018 as she drove along on a state highway has been sentenced to life in prison, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced on Tuesday.       

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Prosecutor: Area 29-Year-Old Man Indicted on Bank Robbery Charges

A Colts Neck man has been indicted on charges that he committed three bank robberies in Monmouth County towns in the fall of 2021 over the course of roughly a month, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced on Tuesday.

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Prosecutor: Florida Man Pleads Guilty to Posing as Modeling Agent to Solicit Child Porn

A Florida man has pleaded guilty to charges related to his false portrayal of himself as a modeling agent in order to manipulate a minor into sending him sexually explicit images and videos of herself, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced on Wednesday.

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Prosecutor: Pair Arrested, Charged with Attempted Murder in Road Rage Incident

Two people involved in a road-rage incident that culminated in a shooting last month have been arrested and charged with attempted murder and related charges, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced on Thursday.

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Prosecutor: Pair Pleads Guilty to 2019 Murder of 23-Year-Old

Two men have pleaded guilty to murder and related charges in connection with the 2019 fatal shooting of a 23-year-old Asbury Park man, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced on Thursday.

In a hearing before Monmouth County Superior Court Judge Marc C. Lemieux, Prince D. Young, 24, and Chyrod M. Freeman, 23, both of Asbury Park, admitted to their roles in the June 2019 shooting death of Jehadje J. McMillian at basketball courts in Asbury Park.

Both Young and Freeman pleaded guilty to the charges of first-degree aggravated manslaughter and second-degree possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose. Young also pleaded guilty to first-degree conspiracy and second-degree unlawful possession of a weapon, while Freeman also plead guilty to second-degree aggravated assault.

In accordance with the plea agreements struck with Young and Freeman, there will be a sentencing recommendation of 20 years in a New Jersey state prison for both men, subject to the provisions of the No Early Release Act (NERA), requiring them to serve 85 percent of the sentence imposed before becoming eligible for release on parole.

The case background …

Asbury Park police responded to multiple 911 calls reporting shots fired in the 1100 block of Atlantic Avenue in the city at 10:44 p.m. on Friday, June 14, 2019.

Police arrived on scene to find McMillian with a gunshot wound. He was taken to Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune Township, where he was pronounced dead at 12:14 a.m. of the following day.

Young and Freeman were two of four men who were originally named in a 17-count Indictment on Jan. 14, 2020 for their roles in McMillian’s homicide or other incidents that ushered in a rash of gun violence in Asbury Park during the summer of 2019.

Scimel Jackson, 30, of Jay Street in Lakewood and Jahquan F. Allah, 27, of Asbury Park, were also charged with separate crimes in the indictment, and their cases remain pending.

Jackson is charged with three counts of first-degree unlawful possession of a weapon, fourth-degree possession of a prohibited weapon (hollow point ammunition), third-degree receiving stolen property, and two counts of second-degree certain persons not to have firearms, arising out of events preceding the McMillian homicide.

Allah is charged with first-degree attempted murder as a result of firing a handgun at Prince Young during the shooting incident that resulted in the death of McMillian, second-degree possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose, three counts of second-degree unlawful possession of a weapon, fourth-degree possession of a prohibited weapon, and third-degree receiving stolen property.

Sentencing for both Young and Freeman is scheduled for June 24, 2022 before Judge Lemieux, while Allah and Jackson are next due to appear before Judge Lemieux on Feb. 7, 2022 for a status conference.

— Edited press release from the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office

Prosecutor: Former Nonprofit Director Gets Five Years for $450K Theft

A former Affordable Housing Alliance administrator has been sentenced to five years in prison after pleading guilty to pilfering about $450,000 from the Neptune-based nonprofit over the course of roughly seven years, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced on Monday.

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Prosecutor: Former Uber, Lyft Driver Convicted of Stalking Child

A 43-year-old man has been found guilty of stalking a then-14-year-old girl in Hazlet several years ago, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced on Friday. 

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Prosecutor: Former Cop Pleads Guilty to Meth Production

A former Long Branch Police officer pleaded guilty on Tuesday to various offenses related to the manufacturing of methamphetamine at his home in May, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Lori Linskey announced.

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