Swimmer missing in water off Ventnor risked life saving friends

An 18-year-old New York man apparently saved at least one woman from the ocean before disappearing in the water himself Friday night, Ventnor Police Chief Doug Biagi said Saturday.The teen, whose name has not yet been released, had not been found as of 2:30 p.m. Saturday.Police were called to the Victoria Avenue beach just before … Read more Swimmer missing in water off Ventnor risked life saving friends

Man dies after being pulled unconscious from ocean off Atlantic City

A Pennsylvania man pulled unconscious from the ocean off Atlantic City died Thursday.Gustave Vincolato, 77, was pulled from the shallow water off the Ohio Avenue beach just after 3 p.m. by members of the Atlantic City Beach Patrol, police said.Lifeguards gave him CPR, and then Vincolato was taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus, … Read more Man dies after being pulled unconscious from ocean off Atlantic City

Philly man was following Wildwood Crest jogger with two knives, police say

A Philadelphia man was arrested with two knives after a runner in Wildwood Crest reported he was following her.The unnamed woman was running on Seaview Avenue at about 5 a.m. Monday, when she noticed the man following her and confronted him, police said.She then noticed he had a knife in his hand, and ran, calling … Read more Philly man was following Wildwood Crest jogger with two knives, police say

Driver hospitalized in Pleasantville crash

A driver had to be extricated from his car Friday after a crash in Pleasantville.A black Chevy Malibu and a red Toyota Camry were both headed east on Delilah Road, when the Chevy made a U-turn into the path of the Toyota, Capt. Matt Hartman said.The Toyota then struck the Chevy, according to the report.The … Read more Driver hospitalized in Pleasantville crash

Eight arrested in Atlantic City drug investigation

Atlantic City police charged eight people after complaints about drug activity sparked a surveillance investigation.About 27 grams of cocaine and 150 bags of heroin were seized in the investigation, which centered on the area around the 1400 block of Memorial Avenue, Sgt. Kevin Fair said.Derrick Ellis, 40, and Bobby Barley, 60, both of Atlantic City … Read more Eight arrested in Atlantic City drug investigation