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

Man fatally shot in Atlantic City

A man was killed Sunday night in Atlantic City, police confirmed. Deshawn Dawkins, 27, was shot in the first block of South Virginia Avenue at about 9:15 p.m., Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit is investigating with the help of Atlantic City police. About a half-hour later, … Read moreMan fatally shot in Atlantic City

Convicted Atlantic City gang enforcer and accused murderer allegedly threatens lawyer in court

  The convicted enforcer for an allegedly dangerous Atlantic City drug gang got into more trouble Tuesday when a judge accused him of threatening his lawyer. Malik Derry, now 26, is already serving life in prison for his part in Dirty Blok, a drug-trafficking gang that once ruled Atlantic City’s Stanley Holmes Village and surround … Read moreConvicted Atlantic City gang enforcer and accused murderer allegedly threatens lawyer in court

Pedestrian fatally struck in Lakewood

A Lakewood man was struck and killed Thursday night. Perets Schinerman, 61, was just east of the Hillside Boulevard crosswalk when he was struck by Michael Wood Jr., 30, of Lakehurst, police said. Wood was traveling east on Route 528 at about 7:45 p.m., according to the report. Schinerman was pronounced dead at 8:11 p.m. … Read morePedestrian fatally struck in Lakewood

Driver killed in Hamilton Township crash identified

A Portsmouth, Virginia man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon. Police were called to Route 40 and Cantillion Boulevard at 12:22 p.m. for a crash between a tractor-trailer and a car, police said. Frank Alibrando, 56, of Brick, was heading east on Route 40 driving a 2015 International tractor-trailer when the driver of … Read moreDriver killed in Hamilton Township crash identified