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Atlantic City teen captured fleeing burglary, police say

An Atlantic City teen was arrested after allegedly burglarized a store, and then fled in front of a police officer.Officer Ivaylo Penchev was patrolling the 3100 block of the Boardwalk just before 11 p.m. Saturday, when he heard a burglar alarm go off nearby, Lt. Kevin Fair said.The officer then saw Matthew Doughty run from … Read more Atlantic City teen captured fleeing burglary, police say

Sewer leak leaves smelly flood along Atlantic City, Ventnor stretch

A sewer main leak has left a stinky mess and a traffic issue along a stretch between Atlantic City and Ventnor.The leak has been tracked to a 27-inch force main along Wellington Avenue, said Atlantic County Utilities Authority President Rick Dovey.The main carries all the wastewater from Longport, Margate and Ventnor to the treatment plant … Read more Sewer leak leaves smelly flood along Atlantic City, Ventnor stretch

Guardian clears way for Polistina state Senate bid

Former Atlantic City Mayor Don Guardian will return to his run for Assembly, clearing the way for Vince Polistina to capture the Republican nomination for state Senate.The decision comes days after Guardian said he wanted to take on the state Senate seat currently held by Chris Brown.Brown announced last week that he would not seek … Read more Guardian clears way for Polistina state Senate bid

Atlantic City teens allegedly used game console to lure victim to armed robbery

The sale of a video game console was really just a way to lure a robbery victim, according to charges against two Atlantic City teens.The unnamed victim came to the 1100 block of Ohio Avenue after making arrangement for the pick-up online, Lt. Kevin Fair said.But when the victim arrived, he was led to the … Read more Atlantic City teens allegedly used game console to lure victim to armed robbery

Absecon bank teller helped nab alleged identity theft suspect

An Absecon bank teller helped lead police to a man who had the means to steal several people’s identities, according to information released in court Monday.William Newhart, 42, was already on probation for credit card fraud when he was arrested last week after he picked up an ATM card curbside from the TD Bank in … Read more Absecon bank teller helped nab alleged identity theft suspect