Man shot at while walking along D&R Canal State Park towpath in Lawrence

Man shot at while walking along D&R Canal State Park towpath in Lawrence

At about 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 24, a man was shot at while walking on the Delaware and Raritan Canal State Park towpath in Lawrence, police said. The man was not hit and there were no injuries. The incident took place next to the footbridge that connects the trail system over Brunswick Pike just…

Hopewell Borough resident hospitalized after house fire early Tuesday

Hopewell Borough resident hospitalized after house fire early Tuesday

A Hopewell Borough resident has been hospitalized after a fire caused widespread damage to the resident’s home on Hart Avenue early Tuesday morning, police said. The resident called 9-1-1 to report that the house was on fire. Police Officers arrived and found the resident outside of the house and the back side of the home…

Bear spotted in northeastern section of Princeton
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Bear spotted in northeastern section of Princeton

A bear has been spotted wandering around Tyson Lane neighborhood near Poe Road in the northeastern section of Princeton, police said on Thursday evening, Aug. 11. Don’t attempt to approach the bear. Following are tips to reduce bear-related encounters: Secure your trash in bear-resistant garbage containers or with tight-fitting lids to reduce odors. Clean any…

Princeton police blotter: Car, bike, and package thefts, failed bank robbery

Princeton police blotter: Car, bike, and package thefts, failed bank robbery

An unarmed man unsuccessfully tried to rob the TD Bank on State Road just after 3 p.m. on July 6. He entered the bank and approached the teller counter. There was no teller at the counter. The man attempted to jump over the counter but was unsuccessful twice. He then left the bank and fled…