Vineland man arrested for arson in fire he reported to 911

A Vineland man who called in Hamilton Township fire last month is now charged with setting it. Matthew Hesser, 35, called 911 reporting a fire in the area of West Point and Fulton avenues in the township’s Mizpah section at about 1:10 a.m. Aug. 16, police said. Responding officers along with firefighters from Mizpah, Mays … Read moreVineland man arrested for arson in fire he reported to 911

Two men wounded in Atlantic City shooting

Two men were shot as they drove down Pacific Avenue early Thursday morning. Officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert of gunshots at 1:22 a.m. in the area of Vermont and Pacific avenues, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. The officers found two Atlantic City men — ages 23 and 25 — had been shot near the Vermont … Read moreTwo men wounded in Atlantic City shooting

Man indicted in Atlantic City killing of unintended target

A Cumberland County man was indicted on charges of murder and attempted murder in a shooting that missed its intended target. Leon Green, 27, is accused of shooting Yusef Abdullah at the Fox Manor Hotel on Pacific Avenue on June 1. But an investigation found Green intended to shoot James Waugh, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon … Read moreMan indicted in Atlantic City killing of unintended target