ACHS student hospitalized after issue while in pool

An Atlantic City High School student was rushed to the hospital Monday morning.The student “is believed to have suffered a medical emergency while in the pool,” Sgt. Kevin Fair told BreakingAC.He was treated by staff and taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus.Fair said he did not know the student’s condition.The principal could not … Read moreACHS student hospitalized after issue while in pool

Dumpster fire spreads to Hamilton Township home

A dumpster fire spread to a home in Hamilton Township early Saturday morning.Police were called to the trash fire on the 200 block of Greenbriar Court at 1:13 a.m.When patrol officers arrived, the fire had spread to the home, which was fully engulfed, police said.A 50-year-old man who was home at the time was able … Read moreDumpster fire spreads to Hamilton Township home

Ventnor man gets 30 years in fatal knife attack on ex-girlfriend

Bessy Blanco’s “approach on life was always a very positive and peaceful one,” her daughter said Thursday. “She handled everything with love and care.” It was a horrific contrast to the violent way the woman died Feb. 18, 2017, at the hands of her former boyfriend. Jose Lopez, 53, attacked Blanco with a machete inside … Read moreVentnor man gets 30 years in fatal knife attack on ex-girlfriend

Atlantic City man pleads guilty in deadly motel shootout

An Atlantic City man pleaded guilty Thursday to a deadly 2015 motel shootout.Diante Owens, 22, of Pleasantville, and Gerald Alvarez, 22, of Mays Landing, were found dead inside a room at the Red Roof Inn in Absecon just before 5 a.m. March 1, 2015.Donnell Nicholas, 25, pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter Thursday. He was the … Read moreAtlantic City man pleads guilty in deadly motel shootout

Man pleads guilty in 2015 Pleasantville kidnapping, killing

An Atlantic City man pleaded guilty Monday, as jury selection was set to start in his murder trial. Bryant Marsh admitted to his part in the 2015 kidnapping and killing of a Pleasantville man. Equalli Bumpass, 36, was forced from his home at gunpoint Nov. 29, 2015, and shot in the 300 block of East … Read moreMan pleads guilty in 2015 Pleasantville kidnapping, killing