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Atlantic City teen arrested in shooting of occupied car, police say

An 18-year-old Atlantic City man was arrested Monday in a shooting that damaged an occupied vehicle two weeks ago, police said. No one was injured in the incident. A notification from the city’s audio gunshot-detection system ShotSpotter brought police to the 600 block of South Drive at about 10:40 p.m. Dec. 14. At the scene, … Read more Atlantic City teen arrested in shooting of occupied car, police say

Man wanted in killing of Atlantic City woman

The former boyfriend of a woman killed in Atlantic City earlier this week is now wanted for murder.Jacqueline Hoyle, 24, was found dead of a single gunshot wound inside her home on the 300 block of North Tennessee Avenue just before 4:30 a.m. Tuesday.Now, Joseph McCoy, 43, is wanted on charges of murder, unlawful possession … Read more Man wanted in killing of Atlantic City woman

Teen accused of murder now charged as adult

A Sicklerville man who was 17 when he allegedly shot and killed a teen last year in Pleasantville has been waived up to adult court. Isaiah Newsome was 17 when he allegedly shot Dr. Steven Davion Garrett, 17, in Pleasantville. Garrett’s body was found in Max Manning Park at about 12:50 p.m. Aug. 7, 2015. … Read more Teen accused of murder now charged as adult

Two arrested in shooting of man in casino valet area

Two men have been arrested in the shooting of a man inside a casino valet area. Xavier Smith, 25, was wounded in the shooting that started with a fight inside a club at The Quarter inside the Tropicana, police said. The battle re-ignited in the south tower’s valet area just after 2:40 a.m., said Sgt. … Read more Two arrested in shooting of man in casino valet area

Two charged in Atlantic City shooting that wounded two

  Two Atlantic City men are charged in a shooting that wounded a couple Sunday night in the city’s Buzby Village. Rasheed Howard, 21, was arrested Tuesday after police released a photo saying he was charged with aggravated assault, conspiracy and weapons offenses. Orion Austin, also 21, is still being sought on the same charges. … Read more Two charged in Atlantic City shooting that wounded two