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Vehicle with human remains discovered in New Jersey river

Jan. 17, 2020 9:17 AM EST

SALEM, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey authorities discovered a car in the Salem River with human remains inside. Diving contractors were doing work in the area Thursday morning when they found the vehicle in the water and notified authorities, Salem County Prosecutor John T. Lenahan said. Officials are at the...

Motel shootout leaves 2 men dead, 1 critically wounded

Jan. 3, 2020 11:06 AM EST

SALEM, N.J. (AP) — A shootout at a southern New Jersey motel left two men dead and another critically injured, and authorities believe it may be linked to another shooting that occurred there the night before. Police went to the Salem Motor Lodge in Salem around 8 p.m. Thursday after getting reports about...