A man was shot and killed in Atlantic City’s Back Maryland section Sunday afternoon, police said. Keith Cundiff, 32, a local rapper known as K-Miz, was the victim, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner announced Monday, hours after an arrest was made. “This is the third homicide in the Maryland Avenue neighborhood in the past 14 days,” Tyner said Sunday night. “I am appalled at the callous disregard for human life. I urge every resident to work cooperatively
A 31-year-old man was shot and killed in Atlantic City on Friday night. He was identified Monday as David Blackwell Jr. The shooting happened outside the Barclay Arms Apartments in the city’s Back Maryland section at about 10:15 p.m., police said. The victim was found unconscious. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 11:45 p.m., Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said. The city’s Violent Crimes Unit and the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit were called
A man was shot and his friend arrested after a gun accidentally went off inside a car in a casino parking garage, police said. Kevin Neeld, 19, of Hamilton Township, came into the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s Mainland Campus in Galloway Township at about 11:20 p.m. with a gunshot wound, police said. He told police he was shot in Atlantic City. An investigation by the city’s Violent Crimes Unit led to the arrest of Joseph Crouch, 20,
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
Police are investigating a shooting that wounded a man in Pleasantville early Wednesday morning. The shooting happened before 1 a.m. In the 1300 block of Columbia Avenue, Capt. Matt Hartman said. The severity of his injury was not known. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 609-641-6100.
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.
Toms River police were justified in wounding a suspect who is accused of pulling a handgun on them in July, according to the Attorney General’s Office. The decision confirms the findings of Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph Coronato. The case will not be presented to a grad jury. According to the prosecutor: On July 7, 2016, Timothy Sauers pulled a dark colored handgun on three Toms River Police Officers during a motor vehicle stop in the
Atlantic City police are looking for the public’s help in finding a man wanted in a shooting and identifying his co-conspirator. The shooting happened on Iowa Avenue near Pacific Avenue, just across from the Tropicana at about 2:30 a.m. An investigation by the Violent Crimes Unit led to charges being filed against Bryan Miranda. 23, of Atlantic City. Police are also trying to identify Miranda’s alleged co-conspirator, who is seen in surveillance video. Stills of
The Atlantic City Police Department’s Violent Crimes Unit concluded a three week long investigation into the shooting of two males that occurred on March 1, 2017. As a result, three suspects have been arrested and one handgun recovered. At 4:20 am, patrol officers responded to a ShotSpotter Alert and multiple 911 calls reporting gunfire in the 2500 block of Pacific Avenue. Officers arrived to find two males who had sustained gunshot wounds. Bilal Freeman, a
An Atlantic City native was shot and killed while trying to break up a fight in Georgia, according to police. Ernest Tyrrell Bing, 40, was shot at about 11:45 p.m. Friday at a Texaco gas and food mart in Clarkston, Georgia, according to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. Bing, who was living in Alpharetta, Georgia, was taken to a nearby hospital, where he died. Another patron not involved in the fight was shot in the