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

Two armed Atlantic City men arrested within minutes in separate incidents

Atlantic City arrested two armed suspects in unrelated incidents within minutes of one another Friday. At 2:30 p.m., Detectives Nick Berardis and Brian Hambrecht tried to stop two men in the 500 block of Haddon Avenue, Sgt. Kevin Fair said.  The two men walked backward as they saw the detectives coming toward them, the bumped … Read moreTwo armed Atlantic City men arrested within minutes in separate incidents

Four charged as part of FBI investigation in Pleasantville

Four people were arrested after a two-month investigation into prostitution, gun and drug activity at a Pleasantville hotel. The FBI Child Exploitation Task and Pleasantville police searched two rooms Wednesday at Homestead Lodge on the Black Horse Pike. Henry Lovest, 41, was charged with unlawful possession of a stolen firearm, certain person not to possess a … Read moreFour charged as part of FBI investigation in Pleasantville

Third Atlantic County man ordered detained in alleged gang-run gun and drugs case

A third Atlantic County man has been ordered held pending trial in a 97-count guns and drugs case allegedly tied to a local street gang. Tariq Tucker, 26, of Mays Landing, will stay in the Atlantic County Justice Facility until the case is resolved, Superior Court Judge Rodney Cunningham ruled in granting the state’s motion … Read moreThird Atlantic County man ordered detained in alleged gang-run gun and drugs case

Pleasantville man arrested for guns, drugs two days after car was shot at

A Pleasantville man who said his car was shot at last Monday was arrested two days later after Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office detectives allegedly found two guns and more than 400 bags of heroin in his home. Alexander Neewilly, 22, told police Monday he was near the railroad tracks on Devins Lane in Pleasantville when … Read morePleasantville man arrested for guns, drugs two days after car was shot at