Man charged with attempted murder in police-involved shooting in Buena

The Attorney General’s Shooting Response Team is investigating after a state trooper’s gun was discharged during the pursuit of a suspect in Buena on Wednesday afternoon. No one was injured in the shooting. The suspect is in custody. Police received a report of gunshots fired shortly after 1 p.m. near the intersection of Routes 40 and 54 in Buena, where there are nearby businesses, according to the Attorney General’s Office. State Police from Buena Station
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Trucker pleads guilty in NJSP seizure of 64 kilos of heroin

A California truck driver who New Jersey State Police found trafficking 74 kilograms of drugs on a Warren County highway pleaded guilty Friday. Henry Cruz Ventura, 40, of Los Angeles, will face 10 years in state prison when he is sentenced June 23, after pleading guilty to first-degree possession of heroin with intent to distribute. Ventura was arrested Aug. 23, after a routine commercial vehicle safety inspection resulted in troopers finding 64 kilograms of heroin
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Man repeated himself in theft of TVs from Cumberland Walmart, State Police say

State Police are trying to identify a man suspected of stealing flat-screen televisions from a Cumberland County Walmart on two separate days. The man first walked into the Walmart in Upper Deerfield Township on Jan. 25, put two of the televisions into his cart and walked out, according to State Police. On Jan. 28, he did the same thing. The four televisions total just less than $1,000, police said. “Now, perhaps this guy is having
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State Police seek man in attempted robbery at casino

State Police are trying to identify a man who allegedly tried to rob a  casino patron in October. The suspect allegedly pressed a hard object against the patron’s side at the Tropicana Casino Hotel on Oct. 25, claiming it was a knife, according to the report. The victim was able to push away, and the suspect fled, police said. He was captured on surveillance video. The suspect is described as a light-skinned black male, about 30
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