Amber Alert Issued for 2 NJ Kids

Police say two little girls went missing after their mother was found dead

Old Bridge Township Police are looking for a North Jersey man wanted for questioning in the murder of his ex-wife and the disappearance of their two young children.

Police believe Anthony Trapp is driving Heather Trapp’s 2012 Nissan Rouge (NJ-C59BPB). Heather was allegedly found dead inside Anthony’s home in Old Bridge Township.

Investigators say Anthony’s two kids - 20-month-old Sophia and 5-year-old Emma Trapp - may be with him and he could be headed to Staten Island, where he has family.


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Anthony is described as being a white male, about 6 inches tall, 200 pounds and has brown hair and eyes. Police say he may be armed with a knife, which is believed to be the murder weapon, so they are warning residents to approach him with caution.

Anyone with information on Anthony’s whereabouts is asked to call Detective Mike Machen at (732) 947-727, Detective Rich Tulko at (732)-947-7975 or Investigator Jeff Temple at (732) 586-2449.

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