The Marlboro Police Department closed Route 9 in both directions this morning, according to reports on 511nj.org and Monmouth County Police, Fire and EMS.
MCPFE is reporting that the NJ Jersey State Police Bomb Unit is assisting the Marlboro PD with a suspicious device left on a bus.
Marlboro Mayor Jon Hornik confirmed that there is police activity involving a NJ Transit Bus on Route 9
Capt. Stephen Jones of the NJSP Public Affairs Unit told MMM that the Arson and Bomb Unit was wrapping up and preparing to leave the scene as of 10:05 a.m. Jones said that the Marlboro PD is leading the investigation.
Posted: December 10th, 2015 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Marlboro, Monmouth County News, NJ State Police | Tags: Jon Hor, Marlboro, Marlboro Police, Monmouth County News, NJ State Police | Comments Off on NJ State Police Bomb Unit Assisting Marlboro Police with Route 9 Bus
Monmouth County voters overwhelming elected Sheriff Shaun Golden and Freeholder Director Tom Arnone to second terms yesterday. Deputy Freeholder Director won her second election in as many years, earning her first full term as a freeholder. DiMaso was elected last year to complete the term of Assemblyman Rob Clifton.
Golden defeated criminal defense attorney Rueben Scolavino with 102,840 votes. 58,923 people voted for Scolavino.
Only Governor Chris Christie, who earned 70.6% of the vote in Monmouth County, 122,928, outpolled Golden.
Freeholders Arnone and DiMaso bested their Democratic opponents Brian Froelich of Spring Lake and Larry Luttrell of Holmdel by an almost 2-1 margin. Arnone got 98,832 votes, Dimaso 95,829. Froelich, who ran for the House of Representative against Congressman Chris Smith last year came in third with 58,450 votes and Luttrell, who was endorsed by the Asbury Park Press, received 56,394 votes.
In the legislative races, Republicans dominated.
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Posted: November 6th, 2013 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: 2013 Election, Monmouth County | Tags: Brian Froelich, Jon Hor, Larry Luttrell, Monmouth GOP, NJ Legislature, Serena DiMaso, Shaun Golden, Tom Arnone | 12 Comments »