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EHT police seek help in identifying suspect in theft

Egg Harbor Township police investigating theft at Boscov’s are asking for the public’s help. Pictures of the bearded man with glasses were released by police along with a photo of the gold truck he was seen leaving the store’s parking lot in. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 609-926-4051. Advertisements
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EHT man killed in early morning Hamilton crash

An Egg Harbor Township man was killed in a crash early Wednesday morning in Hamilton Township. Gregory Gellien Jr., 32, was driving south on Malaga Road at about 1 a.m. when he lost control trying to make a right turn onto Jackson Road and struck a tree, according to a preliminary investigation. Police responding to the scene found Gellian injured and trapped inside his vehicle, police said. The Weymouth and Collings Lakes volunteer fire departments
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EHT car stop leads to recovery of gun, drugs

A Pleasantville man was arrested Wednesday after Egg Harbor Township police found a gun and drugs during a car stop, police said. Officer Brett Fair stopped Joshua Lovest just before 2 p.m. on the Black Horse Pike near Beachcomber Collectibles in the township’s Cardiff section. An investigation at the scene led to the recovery of about 29 grams of marijuana, a handgun and paraphernalia. Lovest, 31, was charged with possession of marijuana, intent to distribute,
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EHT man arrested, 178 packets of heroin seized

An Egg Harbor Township man released from prison in February was arrested on drug charges Tuesday. Daniel Parrish, 41, was arrested after the Atlantic County SWAT team searched a residence on Sandpiper Driver and found 178 packets of suspected heroin, along with empty wax folds for packaging and $307 in cash, Lt. Robert Gray said. Parrish was released from the Southern State Correctional Facility in February after serving a three-year sentence on drug charges. He
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Expressway shootout suspect back in jail on drug charges

A Pleasantville man out on bail in connection to a fatal shootout on the Atlantic City Expressway is back in jail on drug charges. Wilbert Demosthenes, 25, was arrested in the 100 block of Willard Avenue after Pleasantville police found 47 grams of uncut drugs believed to be heroin and cocaine were found in a car he had. He was charged with three counts of possession with intent to distribute cocaine, along with possession within
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