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Man was allegedly drunk, possessed heroin when crashed with toddler in car

A Mays Landing man was drunk and had heroin in his car when he crashed in a parking lot with his young daughter in the car, police said. Justin Tamanini, 23, is charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI with a minor in the vehicle, possession of heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia in the Sunday night crash. Police were called to the parking lot of the Mays Landing Diner at 10:35 p.m. for a single-car
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Atlantic County jail gets 100% in yearly inspection

The Atlantic County Justice Facility earned 100 percent compliance in its annual inspection, the county announced Monday. It’s the third year in a row that there were no findings of non-compliance, according to the release. The five-day inspection looked at 20 categories, including personnel, training and staff development, emergency procedures, sanitation, food service, inmate services, disciplinary procedures and access to courts. The facility also earned accreditation from the National Commission on Health Care, along with its
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Mays Landing man arrested in hit and run that injured pedestrian

A Mays Landing man was arrested after he allegedly struck a pedestrian and then left the scene. Patrick Pearcy, 25, of Vineland, was struck at the entrance to Buena Regional High School at 7:42 p.m., State Trooper Alejandro Goez said. Police arrived to find Pearcy injured but no vehicle. Pearcy told police he knew the driver, and claimed it was intentional, according to the report. Desmond Fummey, 21, Mays Landing, was later located and has
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