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EHT man ordered held pending trial in killing of Atlantic City man

  Surveillance videos, a  burner phone and a “Not Guilty” sweatshirt allegedly tie an Egg Harbor Township man to murder, according to information presented in court Thursday. Troy Demby, 36, is accused of killing Raphael Terrigino who was found fatally shot inside his car parked on a street in Pleasantville. Demby allegedly set up a meeting at the spot on Stenton Place at about 9:30 p.m. Feb. 1, and a cell phone puts Demby at
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Egg Harbor Township man charged in Pleasantville killing

An Egg Harbor Township man is charged with murder in the shooting of an Atlantic City man earlier this month. Troy Demby, 36, is accused of shooting Raphael Terrigino, who was found Feb. 2, fatally shot inside his car, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said. The charges indicated Demby — a convicted robber — killed Terrigino during a robbery. Demby is charged with robbery and felony murder — a killing that occurs during the commission
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Hamilton Township homicide victim identified

A Hamilton Township man has been identified as the victim of Thursday’s shooting at the Hardings Run II development in Mays Landing. Morris S. Joyce II, 36, was shot to death and found Thursday morning after Hamilton Township police were called to Winterbury Drive at about 10 a.m., for a report of shots fired. Investigators from the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit and Hamilton Township Police are continuing to investigate the homicide., Prosecutor Damon
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Pleasantville homicide victim was devoted father

An Atlantic City man has been identified as Pleasantville’s latest homicide victim, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner announced Saturday. Raphael Terrigino, 30, was found dead inside his car on Stenton Place after Pleasantville police were called at about 7:45 a.m. Friday. The cause of death was a gunshot wound to the head, according to the autopsy. Terrigino leaves behind a 2-year-old daughter who he doted on. “He did what he had to do for our
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Second homicide in Pleasantville this year

Pleasantville had its second homicide in a week Thursday night. A man was fatally shot on Stenton Place between Main Street and Franklin Boulevard, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said. Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit is investigating. Pleasantville police acknowledge “a sudden and significant increase in violent crime” that came with the new year. The Criminal Investigations Bureau detectives have been working additional hours to identify suspects and run down leads regarding the
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Teen charged in fatal shooting of EHT 16-year-old

A 16-year-old is dead and a 17-year-old charged with his killing inside an Egg Harbor Township home Friday. Police were called to the home on Woodrow Avenue near Coolidge at 6:19 p.m., after a 911 call indicated a child fell down the stairs, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said. During the call, another individual got on the telephone and said there was a shooting. Arriving officers found a 16-year-old boy dead of an apparent gunshot
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Atlantic City man county’s first homicide victim of the year

An Atlantic City man was fatally shot in Pleasantville early Thursday morning. Tywan Bailey, 33, is the first homicide victim in the county this year. The shooting happened at about 2 a.m. Thursday in the 600 block of Lafayette Avenue. Crime scene tape surrounded the home. An autopsy found that Bailey died of multiple gunshot wounds, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said. The investigation is ongoing, and no further information is being released at this
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James Kauffman charged with murder in wife’s death

Eight charged in connection with April Kauffman’s killing A suspended Egg Harbor Township doctor who pulled a gun when law enforcement came with search warrants last summer is now charged in his wife’s 2012 killing. April Kauffman’s death was the result of a murder-for-hire that included a long-term alliance between the former doctor and the Pagan motorcycle gang, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said during press conference Tuesday. “He has consistently denied any involvement in
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Stockton freshman among four killed allegedly by her teenage brother

A Stockton University freshman was among four people killed inside her Long Branch home New Year’s Eve. Brittany Kologi, 18, along with her parents and a family friend were found shot to death inside the home on Wall Street, after police received a 911 call reporting shots fired at 11:43 p.m., Monmouth County Prosecutor Chris Gramiccioni said. Kologi’s 16-year-old brother has been arrested. The other victims were his parents, Steven Kologi, 44, and Linda Kologi,
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Two charged with felony murder in Atlantic City killing

An Atlantic City man already jailed in a string of home invasions is now one of two men charged with felony murder. Ba’shawn Whitted-Scott, 25, is accused in the Aug. 27 killing of Deshawn Dawkins, 27, who was found shot in the first block of South Virginia Avenue at about 9:15 p.m. He and Brian Richardson, 26, also of Atlantic City, fatally shot Dawkins during a robbery, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said. Richardson is
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