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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

Absecon man is county’s latest COVID-19 victim

A 75-year-old Absecon man died from complications of COVID-19, Atlantic County health officials said Friday.The man had underlying health conditions, officials said.The county also had 24 more residents test positive, including a 5-year-old boy and 12-year-old girl.The newly confirmed cases included six Egg Harbor Township residents, four from Atlantic City, three from Egg Harbor City … Read more Absecon man is county’s latest COVID-19 victim

Three wounded in Pleasantville shooting

A woman and two men were wounded in a shooting early Monday morning in Pleasantville.The shooting happened in the 600 block of Lafayette Avenue, Capt. Matt Hartman said.But police weren’t alerted about the shooting until the victims showed up at the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center’s City Campus, more than seven miles away.The hospital called Pleasantville … Read more Three wounded in Pleasantville shooting

Man wounded in Pleasantville shooting

A man was shot multiple times in Pleasantville just after 10 p.m. Sunday, police said.Police were called to the 200 block of Abbey Lane just by an alert from the audio gunshot-detection system, ShotSpotter, which registered six rounds at 10:03 p.m., Capt. Matt Hartman said.The shooting happened about 300 feet from the police station.As officers … Read more Man wounded in Pleasantville shooting

Detention hearing postponed for man accused of killing teen girl in Atlantic City

UPDATE The detention hearing for a Pleasantville man accused of killing a 15-year-old girl was postponed Wednesday.Nahquil Lovest, 18, appeared briefly in court as attorney Alex Settle asked for a five-day postponement, allowed under bail reform.Lovest is charged with murder in the killing of Naimah Bell, who was found dead inside a home on South … Read more Detention hearing postponed for man accused of killing teen girl in Atlantic City