Remains found in EHT belong to man missing since 2014

The 2014 disappearance of an Egg Harbor Township man is now being investigated as a homicide after his remains were found in a township lot earlier this year, the Atlantic County prosecutor said Wednesday. Barry Brown, 55, was reported missing Oct. 7, 2014. His whereabouts remained unknown when remains were found Jan. 25 of this … Read moreRemains found in EHT belong to man missing since 2014

Atlantic City man arrested hours after stabbing woman, police say

An Atlantic City man was arrested hours after he allegedly stabbed a woman Sunday, police said Wednesday.O A 41-year-old woman was found stabbed at about 2:15 a.m., when Officers Sumon Majumder and Lennin Moya  responded to at call to Vermont Plaza, at 130 S. Vermont Ave. The woman, whose name was not released, was taken to … Read moreAtlantic City man arrested hours after stabbing woman, police say

Evidence ‘voluminous’ against man accused in fatal stabbing

A man accused of brutally stabbing his ex-girlfriend in her Atlantic City home pleaded not guilty Tuesday. The evidence against Jose Lopez is “voluminous,” according to information released in court. The 51-year-old man faces multiple charges, including murder, attempted murder and robbery in the killing of Bessy Blanco, 54 inside her North Harrisburg Avenue home. … Read moreEvidence ‘voluminous’ against man accused in fatal stabbing

Atlantic City Police Department featured on National Geographic TV series

The Atlantic City Police Department will be featured on National Geographic television Tuesday night. “Breakthrough: Predicting the Future” includes a look at “predictive policing.” But rather than focusing on people, it looks at the places where crime is happening and what about that landscape attracts crime. “Crime isn’t random and crime occurs very frequently at … Read moreAtlantic City Police Department featured on National Geographic TV series