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Three men indicted in deadly A.C. Expressway shootout

Three men were indicted on weapons charges Wednesday in a deadly shootout on the Atlantic City Expressway that reportedly started at the Atlantic County Criminal Courthouse.Yahshaun Stukes-Williams and Rosemund Octavius both had hearings Aug. 29, in separate courtrooms inside the Mays Landing courthouse.A few hours later, Octavius was dead inside a silver Nissan Maxima on … Read more

Atlantic City man arrested in Mother’s Day killing

An Atlantic City man was arrested early Monday morning in the Mother’s Day killing of a local rapper. Keith Cundiff Jr., known as K-Miz, was found shot multiple times in the 800 block of North Maryland Avenue just before 3 p.m. Sunday. Cundiff, 32, was pronounced dead at the scene. An investigation through the night … Read more

Egg Harbor Township man sentenced to 20 years in 2013 home invasion, attempted murder

An Egg Harbor Township man was sentenced to 20 years in prison Friday in a 2013 home invasion of a 92-year-old man who was stabbed in the attack. Charles Sweetman was found stabbed inside his home in the Tower East Mobile Home Park just before 9 a.m. Dec. 17, 2013. The suspect left in Sweetman’s … Read more

Atlantic County leading way in fighting human trafficking

Uriah Hannah was convicted of trying to lure teenage girls into prostitution. The Egg Harbor City girls were saved, but the case proved a turning point for Atlantic County Assistant Prosecutor Danielle Buckley, who learned a lot about the world of prostitution — and how those being sold for money are often victims. Buckley and the five-member … Read more

Ex-Atlantic City councilman gets six months in IRS fraud

A former Atlantic City councilman was sentenced to six months in prison for his part in a conspiracy to defraud the IRS of nearly $120,000.John Schultz, 74, also must serve six month of home confinement upon his release. Parole supervision will continue for an additional six months after that.He previously admitted in federal court that … Read more