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Daughter still looking for answers 19 years after mom found slain in Hamilton Township

Dawn Register has never given up finding out who killed her mother nearly two decades ago.“I want justice for her,” Register said Friday, the day after making 19 years since her mother was found dead in Hamilton Township.“I don’t believe my mother’s soul has been at peace yet,” she said. “And she deserves peace. She … Read more Daughter still looking for answers 19 years after mom found slain in Hamilton Township

Sneakers help Atlantic City man mourn brother’s unsolved killing

(Editor’s note: This story first ran Jan. 13, 2018. It is being re-republished on the anniversary of Uthman Griffin’s killing, which remains unsolved.) Muhammad Griffin never got to mourn his younger brother.He was in prison when Uthman Griffin was gunned down Jan. 13, 2012, as he ran from his killer toward Schoolhouse Apartments in Atlantic … Read more Sneakers help Atlantic City man mourn brother’s unsolved killing

Man charged in 1996 Atlantic City killing jailed on new weapons offenses

An Atlantic City man recently charged in a decades old killing is in jail. But not for murder. Lamarc Rex, 37, was arrested early Dec. 14, after an Atlantic City police officer pulled him over on what he believed was still an active murder warrant in the May 27, 1996,killing of Antojuan Huffin. A loaded … Read more Man charged in 1996 Atlantic City killing jailed on new weapons offenses

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 Prosecutor seeks tips in 2009 killing of Atlantic City grandmother

New feature looks to shed light on Atlantic County’s unsolved homicides

When Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner announced arrests in two so-called “cold case” homicides last month, it gave some answers to the loved ones of two men.But it also gave hope and reignited determination to dozens of others. “We’re all really connected,” said Veronica Grant-Rooks of those touched by violence, especially in Atlantic City.On Dec. … Read more New feature looks to shed light on Atlantic County’s unsolved homicides