EHT pedestrian struck and killed Sunday night

A pedestrian was killed when she was struck by a suspended driver Sunday night in Egg Harbor Township. Dazayn McFadden was driving east on Tilton Road when his car hit the woman in the area of Hingston Avenue in the outside eastbound lane just before 9 p.m., police said. Pamela Thieman, 53, of the township, … Read moreEHT pedestrian struck and killed Sunday night

Fire hits two businesses in Egg Harbor Township

An overnight fire temporarily closed at least two businesses in Egg Harbor Township.The fire at Harbor Village began in a tanning bed at Velocity Tanning, fire officials said.Firefighters were called at 11:36 p.m. to the store in the strip mall at Ocean Heights Avenue and Zion Road.The Bargaintown and Scullville fire companies responded, with one … Read moreFire hits two businesses in Egg Harbor Township

Man who got mistrial in drug-related death, gets 11 years for possession

An Egg Harbor Township man was sentenced to 11 years in prison for drug possession Friday, after a jury was unable to decide whether he was responsible for a 2016 overdose death.Daniel Parrish’s long criminal history that has included arrests while out on pending charges allowed for an extended term in the drug case.Jurors in … Read moreMan who got mistrial in drug-related death, gets 11 years for possession

Atlantic County men convicted in triple homicide

Two Atlantic County men have been convicted of a triple murder in Essex County. Lavelle Davis, 37, of Galloway Township, and Jimmy Mays, 34, of Egg Harbor Township, were found guilty last week in the Jan. 29, 2017, killing of three people in Maplewood. The two men and an unknown co-conspirator went to the home … Read moreAtlantic County men convicted in triple homicide

James Kauffman dead in apparent suicide at jail

A Hudson County spokesman confirmed¬†Dr. James Kauffman was found dead of an apparent suicide at about 9:20 Friday morning. Next of kin has been notified, James Kennelly said. Defense attorney Lou Barbone said Kauffman died at the jail, but he could get no additional information at this point. The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office investigates all … Read moreJames Kauffman dead in apparent suicide at jail