10th guilty plea in shore prescription benefits fraud case

Another pharmaceutical representative pleaded guilty in a far-reaching prescription $50 million-plus fraud case that includes several Atlantic County towns. Michael Neopolitan, 49, of Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, admitted defrauding New Jersey state health benefits programs and other insurers out of millions of dollars by submitting fraudulent claims for medically unnecessary prescriptions, acting U.S. Attorney William E. … Read more 10th guilty plea in shore prescription benefits fraud case

Mullica man gets 30 years in prison for murdering wife

A Mullica man who insists he accidentally shot his wife while cleaning her gun was sentenced to 30 years in prison Tuesday. Sergio DeRosa, 59, will have to serve the entire sentence. In a lengthy statement, Rosa continued to deny that he intentionally shot his wife, and said he just wants his son, Christopher back. … Read more Mullica man gets 30 years in prison for murdering wife

Suppression hearing set for men accused in ACPD officer’s shooting

  A Millville man’s arrest in the shooting of an Atlantic City police officer was based on an illegal search, his attorney said Monday. Martel Chisolm, now 30, and Demetris Cross, 29, of Bridgeton, are charged with attempted murder and robbery offenses in the Sept. 3, 2016, incident that left Officer Josh Vadell with a … Read more Suppression hearing set for men accused in ACPD officer’s shooting

Linwood man sentenced to five years for sharing child pornography

A Linwood man who admitted to having 208 files showing the sexual exploitation of children while under federal supervision for a similar crime was sentenced to five years in prison Friday.Brian Posner, 32, was arrested in October for sharing the images of underage girls as young as newborn engaged in sexual acts.Posner previously served 38 … Read more Linwood man sentenced to five years for sharing child pornography

Atlantic City boxer sentenced in killing

Waldy Rodriguez lost her son to gun violence in 2014.On Friday, she reached out to the mother of her son’s killer.Omar Curry, 27, was sentenced to 20 years in prison Friday in the Jan. 17, 2014, killing of Nelson Viera, 32.In his plea, Curry said he was trying to scare Viera, who owed him money … Read more Atlantic City boxer sentenced in killing