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Pedestrian injured in Pleasantville crash

Pleasantville police are investigating a crash that seriously injured a pedestrian Friday morning.Jose Torres, 71, of Egg Harbor Township was stopped at the light on West Jersey Avenue, Lt. Stacey Schlachter.When the light changed, he made a left onto Main Street,and struck Pedro Mendoza-Luna, who was walking east on Main near the railroad tracks. Torres … Read more

Mays Landing man jailed on weapons offense in fatal stabbing

A Mays Landing man is jailed on a weapons charge in the killing of a man in January.Davine Rice, 28, stabbed Thomas Randall multiple times during a physical altercation inside a Mays Landing bedroom, according to the charges.Neither man lived in the Hoover Drive home, where Rice is a neighbor, records show.The home is where … Read more

Investigation continues into threat to Margate CVS

Police continue to investigate a threat to the CVS in Margate.A call made to Margate dispatch at 1:36 p.m. Wednesday threatened the store at 9301 Ventnor Ave., and any officers who respond.Police said they take the threat very seriously, and have locked down the area while it’s being investigated.Washington Avenue between Ventnor and Winchester avenues … Read more

Man arrested for stealing emergency vehicle, driving onto Boardwalk

A man wanted for stealing a state emergency vehicle and driving it onto the Atlantic City Boardwalk was arrested Tuesday.Patrick Ford, 31, of Clementon, entered the N.J. EMS Task Force vehicle Monday, while it was in a parking lot at Harrah’s Atlantic City, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. Ford struck several parked vehicles and objects, causing … Read more

Atlantic City BOE’s failure to pay again halts investigation into teacher abuse claims

The investigation into a now-convicted sex offender’s employment with the Atlantic City School District has been halted once again for failure to pay.Kayan Frazier is currently in federal prison after pleading guilty in a child pornography case in which the victim was a student he met while substituting at Pennsylvania Avenue School in late 2016.He … Read more