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Atlantic City man arrested in knifepoint robbery

An Atlantic City man was arrested fleeing an armed robbery Tuesday, police said.Jermaine Whitehurst allegedly brandished a knife and stole cash and other items from the Super Mini Market at about 2:30 p.m.He then bound the clerks hands with tape from the store before fleeing, Lt. Kevin Fair said.Officer T.J. Moynihan responded to the call, … Read more Atlantic City man arrested in knifepoint robbery

Three teens wounded in two shootings

Atlantic City police are investigating two shootings that wounded three city teens within 27 hours.A ShotSpotter alert brought police to the 1500 block of Sewell Avenue at 9:39 p.m. Friday, Lt. Kevin Fair said.There they found a 17-year-old wounded by gunfire.Just after midnight Sunday, another alert brought police to the 600 block of New York … Read more Three teens wounded in two shootings

Four more girls charged in connection with Atlantic City Boardwalk robbery

Four Atlantic City girls have been charged in the robbery of a Boardwalk store last month that ended with the owner dead.Mahmood Ansari collapsed during the April 1 robbery, when a 12-year-old boy allegedly brandished a knife during the robbery.He did not regain consciousness.No one has been charged in the death.The boy and a 14-year-old … Read more Four more girls charged in connection with Atlantic City Boardwalk robbery

Video shows Atlantic City mayor confronting political opponents

A video shows Atlantic City’s mayor having a confrontation with political opponents as he campaigned in the city Sunday.Mayor Marty Small announced a press conference Monday afternoon would address the incident, which he was the “harassment and intimidation of Atlantic City residents exercising their right to free speech and their right to participate in teh … Read more Video shows Atlantic City mayor confronting political opponents

Crash on Garden State Parkway in EHT

State Police are investigating a Garden State Parkway crash in Egg Harbor Township.A bucket truck overturned and struck a tree, according to the preliminary investigation.The crash occurred at 7:51 a.m. southbound at mile post 31.7, State Police told BreakingAC.It was near Ocean Heights Avenue overpass.A witness reported the medical examiner was on the scene.No further … Read more Crash on Garden State Parkway in EHT