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Bridgeton.

1 City (1990 pop. 17,779), St. Louis co., E Mo., on the Missouri River; settled c.1765, inc. 1843. Consumer goods and metal products are among its manufactures. 2 City (1990 pop. 18,942), seat of Cumberland co., S N.J., on the Cohansey River; settled 1686, inc. 1865. Once a rural farm center, it has become highly industrialized, with glassworks, printing, food-processing, textile, and clothing industries. Bridgeton's downtown is highly Victorian, but it has several 18th-century buildings, including the restored Potter's Tavern, a revolutionary center in colonial days, and a Presbyterian church (1792). There is a zoo.
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TEHRAN (FNA)- A fatal shooting by US police officers of a man in Bridgeton, 35 miles South of Philadelphia, who defied their orders by stepping out of a car during a traffic stop but had his hands raised has opened a new rift between residents and the police department in the struggling city, a report said.
30 killing of Jerame Reid in Bridgeton, a struggling, mostly minority city of 25,000 people about 35 miles south of Philadelphia, was released this week, raising a host of questions and stirring anger over yet another death at the hands of police.
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He has also served on the Hopewell Township Planning Board, the Cumberland County Historical Society Board of Trustees and the Board of Directors of the Bridgeton Area Chamber of Commerce.
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He has planted 1,350 tomato plants in his yard, and has made arrangements with local markets in the Bridgeton area to sell his tomatoes.