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Teen shot and killed in Pleasantville

A Pleasantville teenager was fatally shot in town Tuesday night.Police were called to the 300 block of Edgeley Avenue at 10:14 p.m., Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said.The Major Crimes Unit responded as well.Byron Jones, 18, was located at the scene with multiple gunshot wounds. An autopsy is scheduled to be completed Wednesday. Jones leaves … Read more Teen shot and killed in Pleasantville

Two teens shot within 48 hours in Atlantic City

Two teens were wounded in separate Atlantic City shootings within 48 hours, police said.A ShotSpotter alert brought officers to the 500 block of New York Avenue at 11:06 p.m. Saturday, Lt. Kevin Fair said. There, police found the unnamed teen wounded.He was taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus for treatment.Then, just after 10 … Read more Two teens shot within 48 hours in Atlantic City

Shots fired in Pleasantville

Pleasantville police are investigating shots fired Tuesday afternoon.A ShotSpotter alert brought police to the 200 block of North Fourth Street, but no victims were located there, Capt. Matt Hartman said.Several vehicles and a residence were damaged, Hartman said.Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police at 609-641-6100 or Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234.

Limited indoor dining, entertainment resumes Friday

Indoor dining and entertainment can resume Friday at limited capacity, according to the governor’s latest order.As announced last week, indoor dining will be allowed at 25 percent capacity.The order also allows movie theaters and other indoor entertainment to reopen at 25 percent with a maximum of 150 people.That new maximum will also allowed for indoor … Read more Limited indoor dining, entertainment resumes Friday

Atlantic City man accused of shooting into group will stay in jail

An Atlantic City man accused of shooting into a group sitting at a picnic table was ordered held in jail Tuesday.Dane Crippen Jr., 21, was awaiting sentencing on a drug charge when he was arrested a week ago, according to information given at his detention hearing. He faced a probationary term in that case.Surveillance video … Read more Atlantic City man accused of shooting into group will stay in jail