BERGEN COUNTY, N.J. — Here's a look at the five stories that topped Bergen County news last week:
UBER RAPE: An Uber driver from Paterson raped a Wyckoff woman overnight Monday in a driveway near her home, authorities said.
STANDOUT ATHLETE DIES: A man killed in a Route 3 crash has been identified as former Paramus Catholic football standout Mike Devenio of Lyndhurst, an alumni group announced on Facebook.
MASKED GUNMAN DOWN : A masked gunman who was shot in the groin by a retired NYPD detective working at a Garfield tobacco store Thursday night was identified Friday as a registered sex offender from Hasbrouck Heights.
NIGERIAN BABY: A Ramsey family hosted a Nigerian baby and his mother for life-saving surgery.
HALLOWEEN HELL: Matt Kaprielian’s front yard at 115 Center Street in New Milford, bedecked for Halloween, looks like something out of “Night of the Living Dead.”