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 surveillance officers help catch teens assaulting man

Two Atlantic City teens were arrested after Surveillance Center officers saw them assaulting a man with a replica handgun Monday night. The officers were watching the Boardwalk cameras at about 9:30 p.m., when they saw a 15-year-old take what appeared to be a handgun out of his backpack and hand it to a 16-year-old in … Read more Atlantic City surveillance officers help catch teens assaulting man

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

Atlantic City teen arrested with loaded gun

A teen was arrested with a handgun in Atlantic City on Sunday, after someone spotted him and called 911. The incident highlights a recent spate of citizen calls, and even action, that seems to show an improved relationship with law enforcement, Sgt. Kevin Fair said. The capture of a burglary suspect, a drug arrest and … Read more Atlantic City teen arrested with loaded gun

Galloway teen arrested with the parts to make an assault rifle, police say

A 16-year-old Galloway Township teen already on probation for having a gun on school property was arrested Wednesday on gun and drug charges. Galloway police received a tip Thursday that a juvenile resident had the parts to assemble a firearm, police said. After an investigation, they found that the teen — whose name is not … Read more Galloway teen arrested with the parts to make an assault rifle, police say