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Man found dead inside vehicle in Atlantic City

A man was found dead inside a vehicle in Atlantic City early Thursday morning. Police were called to the 1000 block of Brigantine Boulevard at 5:32 a.m., for a 911 call reporting a man shot, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said. The victim was identified Friday as Anthony Jordan, 28, who lived on Brigantine Boulevard. The Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit is investigating. Anyone with information is asked to call Major Crimes at 609–909–7666 or
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Woman dies from injuries days after Hamilton Township crash

A Mays Landing woman injured in a one-car crash last week has died of her injuries. and child were injured in a one-car crash on Old Egg Harbor Road on Friday morning. Laura Day, 34, was traveling south May 5 on Old Egg Harbor Road, when she lost control after passing another car just after 10 a.m., Hamilton Township police said. The car then went off the road into the southbound shoulder, striking a utility
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Pleasantville man arrested in shooting that damaged homes

A Pleasantville man was arrested Tuesday night, after two homes were damaged by gunfire. The homes included one on Franklin Boulevard, which had been struck a year ago, striking the woman in the foot as she held her infant grandson, police said. Police were called to Franklin and Washington Avenue at 7:21 p.m., by several people reporting shots had been fired, Capt. Matt Hartman said. Two homes had been struck and there were several shell
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Retired Ventnor fire chief dies from fall off roof

A retired Ventnor fire chief died from injuries suffered in a fall from the roof of his home. Police, fire and medics responded to the 200 block of North Cambridge Avenue on Thursday afternoon, where Dan Cahill was found unconscious, acting Police Chief Doug Biagi said. Cahill was taken to the hospital, where he died from his injuries. Many of the fire and emergency medical technicians who tended to Cahill had worked for and with
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Family court finds no indication of domestic violence for Atlantic City officer charged

An Atlantic County Family Court judge found no evidence of domestic violence for an Atlantic City officer criminally charged with beating his girlfriend. Dayton Brown remains charged criminally with aggravated assault of his former girlfriend. The 10-year veteran has been suspended without pay. There had been a temporary restraining order issued in the case, but a final one was not granted after the judge found no evidence to back it up, defense attorney Brenden Shur
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Family to get visit with Atlantic City man allegedly beaten in prison

The family of an Atlantic City man allegedly beaten by corrections officers will get to visit him this week. Dontae Hathaway, 31, was sent from Bayside State Prison to Southern State after an incident April 13, according to the state Department of Corrections. Nadine Hathaway told BreakingAC she learned of the alleged attack through the relative of another inmate. But the family had been denied any contact with him, and were concerned about his well-being.
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Pleasantville man wanted in Atlantic City shooting surrenders to police

A Pleasantville man wanted in an Atlantic City shooting turned himself in Tuesday. Laquea Boggs, 20, and an unknown man allegedly exchanged gun fire in the 300 block of North Virginia Avenue on March 9, according to the investigation by the city’s Violent Crimes Unit. Quaheim Garner, 20, of Pleasantville, was caught in the crossfire, police said. Boggs was identified as one of the shooters about a week later, and sought on charges of aggravated
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Man who died in police custody may have swallowed drug packet, officials say

A former Egg Harbor Township man who died in police custody may have swallowed a baggie, according to a preliminary report. Marshall Zamor, 39, of Sicklerville, died March 29, after he was taken into State Police custody for marijuana possession during a motor vehicle stop on the Atlantic City Expressway. A plastic bag was found obstructing Zamor’s larynx, along with a firm white substance, according to the preliminary report from the Attorney General’s Office, which
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Star of Atlantic City’s viral video honored as hero on ‘Steve Harvey’

Atlantic City got some positive exposure Monday, when the subjects of a viral video showing a man calmly ending a fight  between two teens appeared on “Steve Harvey.” “We had a hard time getting you, man,” Harvey told Ibn Ali Miller .   Ali has tried to stay out of the public eye since the March 20 video showing Jamar Mobley, 15, and Sheldon Ward, 18, fighting and Ali interrupting them. It’s something he’s done before,
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Man wounded in Pleasantville shooting

Pleasantville police are investigating a shooting that wounded a 24-year-old Tuckerton man Friday afternoon. Marven Barreau, was shot while driving on Doughty Road at about 4 p.m., Capt. Matt Hartman said. He then crashed into a pole near Portland Avenue. Barreau suffered a gunshot wound to his left shoulder. He was treated at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus, and released. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 609-641-6100.
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