Egg Harbor City teen charged in killing of Ventnor grandfather

A teen has been charged in the killing of  a Ventnor grandfather outside the older man’s home. Sunil Edla was planning a Nov. 27 trip to see his mother in India and celebrate her 95th birthday. But as he headed to work at about 7:45 Thursday night, a man shot him in the head, leaving … Read moreEgg Harbor City teen charged in killing of Ventnor grandfather

Woman in Wildwood arrest video pleads not guilty

The woman whose violent arrest on a Wildwood beach went viral pleaded not guilty in Superior Court on Friday. Emily Weinman, 20, will apply for pretrial intervention, attorney Steve Scheffler said. The woman was indicted on assault charges in the case after rejecting a plea deal. The video from Memorial Day weekend shows her refusing … Read moreWoman in Wildwood arrest video pleads not guilty

Pleasantville teen arrested for allegedly shooting himself and then lying to police

A Pleasantville teen was arrested after he allegedly shot himself and then lied to detectives. Atlantic City police were called to the 1400 block of Adams Court on Nov. 4, for a male shot. They found the 15-year-old suffering from a gunshot wound. An investigation by the Violent Crimes Unit found that the teen shot … Read morePleasantville teen arrested for allegedly shooting himself and then lying to police

Ventnor man pleads guilty to knife attack that killed woman

A Ventnor man pleaded guilty a knife attack that left his former girlfriend dead and a man wounded. Jose Lopez, 53, faces 30 years in prison for murder, and 20 years for attempted murder. The sentences are expected to run concurrently. He admitted to killing Bessy Blanco and wounding Mark Richart in the Feb. 18, … Read moreVentnor man pleads guilty to knife attack that killed woman

Georgia man arrested for firing gun in Atlantic City

A Georgia man was arrested after allegedly firing several gunshots from his car in Atlantic City. Police were called to the 1300 block of Baltic Avenue at about 5:10 p.m. Wednesday for a ShotSpotter alert, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. A man fired several shots into the air and sped off after having an argument with … Read moreGeorgia man arrested for firing gun in Atlantic City