A jury was unable to reach a verdict in Atlantic County’s first strict-liability case to go to trial. Daniel Parrish, 42, denied he sold the heroin-fentanyl mix that killed 27-year-old Joseph Robinson on Dec. 10, 2016. But a man who said he regularly bought from him tesified that Robinson paid for five bags that Parrish … Read moreJury can’t decide if EHT man responsible for drug-related death
An Atlantic City man wanted on drug and gun charges was arrested in Massachusetts. Courtney Tiggett, 35, was indicted in March on 29 counts, including maintaining and operating a drug-production facility and possessing a semiautomatic handgun. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Guns, Gangs and Narcotics Unit searched his North Connecticut Avenue home Oct. 25, 2017, … Read moreAtlantic City drugs and guns fugitive arrested in Massachusetts
The confession a man gave police hours after he said he fatally beat his girlfriend can be played at his trial, a judge has ruled. Lashaun Smith, 37, is charged with murder in the killing of 28-year-old Sarah Phillips on Nov. 3, inside the Zion Road home they shared with their four young children. The … Read moreEHT man’s confession in girlfriend’s killing can be played at trial
Firefighters were on the scene of a structure fire in Pleasantville on Saturday night. The fire happened before 11 p.m. in the 1300 block of South New Road. Patrol officers who smelled smoke and searched the area, police said. Pleasantville, Absecon, Northfield and Atlantic City International Airport fire departments were on scene.
Linwood police are looking for the public’s help in identifying a man wanted in a theft investigation. The man is shown in two videos near a home. In one he appears to be cutting out a lockbox from the front of the home. In another, he comes to the back patio and peers in the … Read moreLinwood police need help identifying theft suspect