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PLEASANTVILLE- An 18 year-old Pleasantville man is charged in the fatal shooting of a 26 year-old man and wounding two other 18 year-old men in Pleasantville on April 8, 2021, Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill announced. Karim Rice, 18, of Pleasantville is charged with the following offenses: ·         Murder ·         2 counts of Attempted …

MAYS LANDING- An Atlantic County Jury has convicted an Egg Harbor City man on attempted murder, robbery, aggravated assault and multiple weapons charges in connection to two incidents that took place in Atlantic City in 2019, Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill announced. During a jury trial before Superior Court Judge Patricia Wild, Robert Harrell, …

MAYS LANDING- On Aug. 4, 2021, an Atlantic County Grand Jury handed up an indictment against an Absecon man in connection to a home invasion robbery that occurred on September 15, 2020, in the Minotola section of Buena Borough, Acting Prosecutor Cary Shill announced. Michael Hayes, 44, of Absecon, was indicted on the following charges: • Attempted Murder (1st degree) • Conspiracy to …

MAYS LANDING- Christopher Blank who was sentenced to 85 years in prison for the shooting of two Egg Harbor Township police officers during a 2006 motor vehicle stop has been denied his latest appeal by the United States 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals in a written opinion issued on March 30, 2020. In 2008, an …

MAYS LANDING – After petitioning the New Jersey Supreme Court, ACPO Assistant Prosecutor Melinda Harrigan was granted a reversal and the reinstatement of a conviction in the matter of the STATE vs. Qushawn Jones, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. In 2013, Quashawn K. Jones was indicted on a ten count indictment, which included …

MAYS LANDING – A 31 year-old Atlantic City man has been indicted for murder and other charges in connection to the fatal shooting of a 10 year-old boy, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Tuesday, an Atlantic County grand jury returned an indictment against Alvin Wyatt for the following charges in the death of …

MAYS LANDING- A 31 year-old Atlantic City man is charged with 3 counts of attempted murder and weapons charges in connection to a shooting at a Pleasantville High School football game in Pleasantville on Friday evening, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Alvin Wyatt is charged with the shooting which struck 1 adult and 2 …

MAYS LANDING- Three Pleasantville men who pleaded guilty last month to attempted murder charges for their involvement in a rolling shootout on the Atlantic City Expressway in August 2016 have been sentenced to New Jersey state prison (NJSP), Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. This morning, before Presiding Judge Bernard DeLury, Wilbert Demosthenes, 28, …

MAYS LANDING- Three Pleasantville men pleaded guilty to attempted murder charges on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, for their involvement in a rolling shootout on the Atlantic City Expressway in August 2016, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced.                   “This further underscores the brazen violence that we …

MAYS LANDING – A Marshallville man has been charged with Attempted Murder and other offenses in connection to striking and running over a victim on Sunday, May 26, 2019, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On May 26, 2019 at approximately 2:25pm, officers from the Township of Hamilton Police Department responded to the area …