Ventnor man pleads guilty to knife attack that killed woman

A Ventnor man pleaded guilty a knife attack that left his former girlfriend dead and a man wounded. Jose Lopez, 53, faces 30 years in prison for murder, and 20 years for attempted murder. The sentences are expected to run concurrently. He admitted to killing Bessy Blanco and wounding Mark Richart in the Feb. 18, … Read moreVentnor man pleads guilty to knife attack that killed woman

Former Pagan charged with witness tampering in Kauffman murder case

An Egg Harbor Township man is charged with witness tampering and cyber-bullying after Facebook posts targeting a former co-defendant in the James Kauffman drug ring case. John Kachbalian, 56, has regularly posted Facebook statuses about the case, which includes the 2012 killing of veterans advocate April Kauffman. The 56-year-old known as “The Egyptian” is apparently … Read moreFormer Pagan charged with witness tampering in Kauffman murder case

Family mourns Egg Harbor City man fatally shot in Millville

Maurice Lewis had a plan. The Egg Harbor City man was going to work as hard as he could to get a house for him and his mother by 2021. The 19-year-old Millville Senior High School graduate had dreams of joining the Army and was studying to become a mechanic. But just after 11 p.m. … Read moreFamily mourns Egg Harbor City man fatally shot in Millville

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

Family mourns Atlantic City man killed in Philly shooting

Antonio Williams “a big ball of light that lit up any room when you walked in,” his family said Friday night. But early Thursday morning, that light went out. The Atlantic City man was killed in a shooting in Philadelphia at 2:11 a.m. Two other residents were wounded. Shadi Cottman, 27, was shot five times … Read moreFamily mourns Atlantic City man killed in Philly shooting