Man sentenced to 14 years in two drug-related deaths

An admitted drug dealer was sentenced to 14 years in prison Friday in the drug-related deaths to two Atlantic County men.Jonathan Porter, 27, must serve at least 85 percent of his sentence under the No Early Release Act.The Trenton man admitted in November that he sold fentanyl or heroin to Tuan Tran on Sept. 23, … Read moreMan sentenced to 14 years in two drug-related deaths

Galloway woman killed in Absecon crash

A Galloway Township woman was killed in a crash late Wednesday night in Absecon. Kaitlyn Hayes was heading south on Pitney Road at about 11:40 p.m., when she crossed into the northbound lane, striking a car driven by Suzana Kocick. Kocick, 36, was pronounced dead at the scene. Hayes, 24, of Pleasantville, was taken to … Read moreGalloway woman killed in Absecon crash

EHC man already serving life for murder gets 116 years on drug, gun charges

An Egg Harbor City man already serving a life term for murder was sentenced to 116 additional years on drug and gun charges last week. Rafael Olmo, 35, would have to serve at least 47½ of those years before being eligible for parole because he faced extended terms due to his criminal history. The jury … Read moreEHC man already serving life for murder gets 116 years on drug, gun charges

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

Fight for Galloway girl goes from hope to heartbreak

Lisa Jackson was banking on a miracle. Now, she’s just hoping for a few more days. Her 4-year-old daughter, Antonia Miles, suffers from a rare and highly aggressive brain tumor called Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma. The single mom from Galloway Township spent thousands and thousands of dollars on a new treatment in Monterrey, Mexico, hopeful … Read moreFight for Galloway girl goes from hope to heartbreak