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Wife stabbed husband, self inside casino hotel room, police say

A Middlesex County couple is hospitalized after the woman allegedly stabbed her husband and then herself inside an Atlantic City casino hotel room.Police were called to the Golden Nugget at 9:38 Wednesday morning after security guards responding to a reported argument found the pair stabbed.Majocyline Tan allegedly stabbed her 72-year-old husband multiple times before stabbing … Read more

Galloway man gets 30 years for beating father to death

A Galloway Township man was sentenced to 30 years in prison last week in the brutal beating of his father in 2015, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner announced Thursday.James Sopuch Jr., 31, pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter in January.He used two baseball bats in April 25, 2015, beating of his 60-year-old father, James Sr., who … Read more

Prosecutor seeks tips in 2009 killing of Atlantic City grandmother

Joyce McKinnon had just gotten home from work Dec. 11, 2009, when she settled down to watch television.Instead, someone shot her through the window of her Venice Park home, and fled.Ten years later, McKinnon’s killing remains unsolved.“We know that there are people out there that know the circumstances of how this incident occurred,” Atlantic County … Read more

Atlantic City teen arrested day after allegedly throwing gun and escaping police

A teenager who allegedly threw a gun while and escaped police has been arrested.Officers were called to the 1300 block of Drexel Avenue at 1:13 p.m. Tuesday for a ShotSpotter alert, Sgt. Kevin Fair said.There was evidence of gunfire and police were able to get a description of possible suspects, according to the report.Lt. Daniel … Read more