Morristown New Jersey Criminal Law Post

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Travis J. Tormey, Esq.

Category Archives: Assault and Threat Crimes

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Brooklyn Man Accused of Stabbing Co-Worker at Pequannock Restaurant

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes
A New York man was placed under arrest after allegedly stabbing a co-worker at a Chinese restaurant located in Pequannock, NJ. The stabbing incident occurred a short time before 9:30 p.m. on Saturday at Golden China Restaurant, a popular restaurant on the Newark-Pompton Turnpike in Pequannock, New Jersey. The suspect is an employee at the… Continue Reading

Undocumented Immigrant Sentenced to Prison for Assaulting Ex-Wife in Dover, NJ

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes
An undocumented immigrant was recently sentenced to a lengthy term of incarceration for stabbing his ex-wife at their home in Dover, NJ. The stabbing incident occurred on January 25, 2015. According to law enforcement, the suspect got into an argument with his ex-wife at the Dover residence and used a knife to repeatedly stab her.… Continue Reading

Livingston Man Gets Prison Time for Violently Assaulting Ex-Girlfriend in Morris County, NJ

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Domestic Violence
A man from Livingston NJ is on his way to prison after he pleaded guilty to assaulting his former girlfriend during a domestic violence incident more than three years ago. On February 1, 2013, the suspect met his ex-girlfriend and offered to give her a ride to work. While the two of them were driving… Continue Reading

Undocumented Immigrant Headed for Prison, Deportation after Admitting to Violent Attack in Dover, NJ

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Domestic Violence
A man from Ecuador who was illegally residing in Dover NJ is set to go to prison after he pleaded guilty to violently assaulting his ex-wife. The domestic violence incident unfolded at the Dover NJ residence of the victim on January 25, 2015. According to law enforcement, the suspect and his former wife got into… Continue Reading

NJ State Police Search for Man Accused of Stealing Car in Victory Gardens, NJ

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Theft and Fraud Offenses
New Jersey State Police is searching for a Wharton New Jersey man accused of stealing a car in Victory Gardens, NJ. The suspect already faces criminal charges in connection with an armed robbery in Dover, New Jersey. According to Morris County officials, the suspect stole a Toyota Camry parked along South Salem Street in Victory… Continue Reading

Morris County NJ Simple Assault Charges Dismissed

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Success Stories
Skilled Criminal Defense Attorneys with Offices in Morristown, NJ Travis Tormey of the Tormey Law Firm LLC recently defended a client against charges of simple assault in Morristown, New Jersey. Since simple assault is classified as a disorderly persons offense under N.J.S.A. 2C:12-1(a), the client was subject to significant criminal penalties. That’s why it was… Continue Reading

Vernon NJ Man Set for Prison Time after Pleading Guilty to Stabbing of Teenager

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Domestic Violence
A Vernon New Jersey man has pleaded guilty to charges related to the stabbing of a 17-year-old teenager during a domestic violence incident. The violent incident occurred early in the morning at the suspect’s home in Vernon, NJ. According to the Sussex County Prosecutor’s Office, the suspect and his girlfriend got into a verbal altercation… Continue Reading

Man Who Committed Assault in Dover NJ Now Faces Murder Charges in Arizona

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Homicide
A man with a prior conviction for simple assault in Dover New Jersey has now been charged with murder in Arizona after police linked him to the killings of two homeless people. According to authorities, the suspect brutally killed the victims in January 2015 and February 2015 while traveling along the Miracle Mile in Tucson,… Continue Reading

Illegal Immigrant Accused of Stabbing, Trying to Murder Ex-Wife at Dover NJ Residence

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Domestic Violence, Homicide, Weapons Offenses
A man facing attempted murder charges for allegedly trying to kill his ex-wife in Dover NJ is now claiming that he acted in self-defense. The frightening incident went down on January 25, 2015 at a residence on West Blackwell Street in Dover, New Jersey. Authorities believe that the violent altercation began when the suspect and… Continue Reading

Morristown NJ Man Charged with Attempted Murder, Pleads Guilty to Weapons Offense

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Drug Charges, Theft and Fraud Offenses, Weapons Offenses
A Morristown New Jersey man will likely be sentenced to significant time in state prison after he pleaded guilty to illegal handgun possession charges. The criminal charges were filed against the suspect after he was allegedly involved in a violent shooting incident on January 31, 2014. According to the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, the suspect… Continue Reading

20-Year-Old Man Shot in the Chest in Victory Gardens, Alleged Perpetrator in Custody

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Weapons Offenses
A young Morristown New Jersey man was arrested and charged with attempted murder after he allegedly committed shooting in Victory Gardens NJ on Saturday. The violent incident took place at around 10:30 p.m. on June 25. Neighbors could reportedly hear screams coming from an apartment located on Roosevelt Avenue in Victory Gardens, New Jersey. According to the… Continue Reading

Washington Township NJ Man Allegedly Pointed Rifle at Three Kids

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Weapons Offenses
Washington Township police officers arrested a local man accused of pointing a rifle at three young boys who were outside his residence. According to authorities, the suspect was inside his house when three boys started to make noise while standing outside. The noise reportedly included one of the boys sneezing. After hearing the noise, the… Continue Reading

Member of Florham Park Zoning Board Headed to Prison, Admits to Sexually Assaulting Juvenile

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Sex Crimes
A former member of the Florham Park zoning board recently admitted to sexually assaulting an underage boy on multiple occasions. According to law enforcement, the suspect had oral sex with a juvenile who was between the ages of 16 and 18. Prosecutors said that the suspect committed the sexual offenses several times over a two-year… Continue Reading

Dover NJ Man Accused of Causing DWI Accident in Rockaway Borough, NJ

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Drunk Driving (DWI), Traffic Violations
Rockaway NJ police officers recently arrested a Dover New Jersey man who allegedly caused a drunk driving accident and injured two passengers in the vehicle. According to Rockaway officials, the DWI accident happened just before 10:00 p.m. The Rockaway Police Department got a call about a rollover accident, with injuries, on West Main Street. When… Continue Reading

Dover NJ Police Arrest Man Who Allegedly Committed Carjacking of Taxi

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Theft and Fraud Offenses, Weapons Offenses
Dover NJ police recently arrested an illegal immigrant accused of committing a carjacking in a violent incident involving a cab driver. According to the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, the 29-year-old suspect robbed a taxicab driver at knifepoint around 5:30 a.m. in September 2015. The incident occurred in the area of the intersection of Second Street… Continue Reading

Suspect Allegedly Aimed Shotgun at Butler NJ Police Officer before Being Shot

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Weapons Offenses
Butler NJ police apprehended a man accused of pointing a loaded shotgun at a police officer. According to law enforcement, the violent incident occurred at the Belleview Terrace home of the suspect’s grandparents in Butler, NJ. Butler police officers had been called to the house after someone reported seeing a “suspicious person” in the area.… Continue Reading

Drew University Student Accused of Assaulting Police Officer in Madison, New Jersey

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes
A Drew University student faces aggravated assault charges in Madison NJ after he allegedly attacked police officers. The violent incident occurred around 2:00 a.m. According to authorities, Madison NJ police officers were sent to the rear of Drew University, near a gate on Glenwild Road, after the school’s public safety department said that a male… Continue Reading

Montville NJ Man Faces Murder Charges, Allegedly Beat Toddler to Death

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Homicide, Weapons Offenses
A Morris County grand jury recently indicted a Montville New Jersey man on murder charges in connection with the beating death of a three-year-old boy. The 28-year-old suspect, who moved from Altoona, Pennsylvania to Montville NJ so that he could live with his girlfriend and her young son, allegedly committed the homicide at the Knights… Continue Reading

Mountain Lakes NJ Man Charged with Aggravated Assault, Allegedly Hit 12-Year-Old Boy at Ski Resort

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes
A man from Mountain Lakes NJ has been charged with aggravated assault in connection with a “ski rage incident” at the Mountain Creek ski resort, which is located in Vernon, New Jersey. The violent incident went down on the ski slopes on Valentine’s Day. According to the Sussex County Prosecutor’s Office, the suspect threw punches… Continue Reading

Villanova Student from Montville NJ Charged with Aggravated Assault in Philadelphia

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Drug Charges
Police in Philadelphia, PA recently arrested a Montville New Jersey man who allegedly assaulted a woman after getting high on LSD. According to Pennsylvania law enforcement, the 19-year-old suspect was part of a group of four Villanova students who required emergency medical treatment at a local hospital after ingesting LSD. Emergency medical responders transported the… Continue Reading