Teen was armed when he fled Atlantic City car stop, police say

A Pleasantville teen was arrested after he allegedly fled a car stop with a gun and ignored police orders to stop.The 17-year-old was driving when Officer Ivaylo Ivanov tried to stop him as part of an ongoing investigation, Lt. Kevin Fair said.The teen refused to stop and went through several traffic lights before stopping in … Read more Teen was armed when he fled Atlantic City car stop, police say

Atlantic City man arrested with gun while released on ankle bracelet

An Atlantic City man was ordered held in jail Tuesday, after he was found with a gun while released on electronic monitoring.George Tazewell, 22, was supposed to be sentenced to prison June 30, but had been given an extension so he could be out for his July 23 birthday.But instead, he was found with a … Read more Atlantic City man arrested with gun while released on ankle bracelet

Georgia man arrested for firing gun in Atlantic City

A Georgia man was arrested after allegedly firing several gunshots from his car in Atlantic City. Police were called to the 1300 block of Baltic Avenue at about 5:10 p.m. Wednesday for a ShotSpotter alert, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. A man fired several shots into the air and sped off after having an argument with … Read more Georgia man arrested for firing gun in Atlantic City

Mays Landing man arrested on drug and gun charges

A Mays Landing man was arrested on drug and gun charges after a motor vehicle stop Saturday night. Officer Ronald Gorneau stopped the car after multiple traffic violations, police said. Rashon Purnell, 29, pulled over behind the Holiday Inn Express Absecon just after 5 p.m., then ran, according to the report. Gorneau caught up with … Read more Mays Landing man arrested on drug and gun charges

Pleasantville man allegedly ran from police and threw loaded gun

A Pleasantville man was arrested after he allegedly ran from police and threw a handgun. Steven Young Jr., who was wanted on warrants, was spotted by Atlantic City Officers Valmir Loga and Jeffrey Hannon at 2:18 p.m. Wednesday at South Carolina and Baltic avenues, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. The two recognized him as being wanted … Read more Pleasantville man allegedly ran from police and threw loaded gun