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

EHC man injured in one-car Galloway crash

An Egg Harbor City man was injured when it overturned after striking guardrail, Galloway Township police said. Melvin Taylor, 58, was heading east on Duerer Street just past Berlin Avenue when his Ford Ranger left the road and struck a guardrail at about 8 p.m., according to the report. The Ranger ended up on its … Read moreEHC man injured in one-car Galloway crash

Galloway rapper walking two days after being shot 10 times

A Galloway Township man shot 10 times in Absecon on Saturday night was up and walking Monday. Laquan Rex, 25, was stopped at a red light at Route 30 and Shore Road at about 7:30 p.m. “It happened so fast, I couldn’t see anything but survival,” Rex told BreakingAC on Monday. The first three shots struck … Read moreGalloway rapper walking two days after being shot 10 times