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

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

Small lead increases in Atlantic City mayoral primary

Marty Small declared an “unofficial” victory in the Democratic primary for Atlantic City’s mayor Wednesday evening.In the most recent totals, Small had almost 62 percent of the vote.“I’m prepared to claim victory, although it’s unofficial,” he said with at least 25 percent of the votes still left to count.As the main counting neared completion Thursday, … Read more Small lead increases in Atlantic City mayoral primary

Camden man charged in sex assault of Atlantic City worker

A Camden man was arrested after he allegedly sexually assaulted a Claridge Hotel employee inside a hotel room.Police were called to the hotel on South Indiana Avenue at 3:14 p.m. Tuesday.A Claridge employee followed the suspect on to the Boardwalk, where Officer John Bell took the man into custody.Kye Hardison, 33, is accused of sexually … Read more Camden man charged in sex assault of Atlantic City worker