Kenneth Martinez came to Atlantic County Superior Court for a hearing on a shoplifting charge. He ended up with a group focused on helping him find recovery. Martinez, 28, has been using heroin for five years. He wants to stop, he says. But the drug’s pull is too strong. He’s been waiting five months to … Read more‘Stop the Heroin’ rally gets attention of judge, those in need
An Egg Harbor Township woman was killed Sunday night after a one-car crash in which her husband was driving. Andrew Roe, 44, was driving on Route 50 near Laurel Street when he lost control for unknown reasons, and spun off the roadway, according to police. The car struck a utility pole and a tree, before … Read moreEHT woman killed in Hamilton Township car crash
An Atlantic City teen died after he was shot in the city early Sunday morning. Police received several 911 calls before 1 a.m. Sunday, alerting them to a shooting that wounded a male. The 17-year-old was found with a gunshot wound to the head, and was rushed to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus. He … Read moreDetectives investigating weekend shooting that killed teen
An Atlantic City teen was arrested Saturday after he was found with a handgun, police said. Police were called to the 1600 block of Atlantic Avenue at about 4:45 p.m. for the report of an armed robbery, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. While Officers Jonathan Walsh and George Mancuso were looking for the suspect, they saw … Read moreAtlantic City teen found with loaded gun, police say
A Pleasantville man was killed in a crash on Route 30 near Clayton Self Storage on Wednesday night, police said. The crash happened around 8:30 p.m. when the westbound car left the roadway and struck a pole, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. Yeury Agramonte-Martinez turned 30 just more than a week before the crash. He was … Read moreMan killed in one-car crash on White Horse Pike in A.C.