Day: August 18, 2021

House Fire In Ewing Quickly Extinguished

August 18, 2021

EWING TOWNSHIP, NJ (MERCER)–At 11:33 a.m. all Ewing Township Fire Companies were dispatched to 16 Garth Avenue for a house fire. Upon arrival crews were met with heavy fire in the rear of the structure and crews pulled two attack lines to quickly knock down the fire. Additional aid was called from Lawrence Township to the scene of the fire.

The is under investigation by the Ewing Township Fire Marshal and Ewing PD. No further information was available.

Shots Fired In Trenton Hits Building

August 18, 2021

TRENTON, NJ (MERCER)–Trenton Police told that they responded to reports of multiple shots fired at Chambers Street and Morris Avenue in front of Championship Bar & Music last night, August 17, 2021. Police say that there were no injuries in the shooting and one residence was hit by gun fire but no one was inside at the time. No other information is available about the shooting.

In the photo below there appears to be a fresh hole possibly made by gunfire in the top of a door frame. The door is marked Back State @ Championshops and is covered in band stickers and is on the Morris Avenue side of the building.