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MAYS LANDING—A Northfield man has been charged with leaving the scene of a fatal accident after an investigation revealed he struck and killed a pedestrian early Saturday morning in Absecon, Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill announced. A cooperative investigation by the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Crash Investigations Unit and the Absecon Police Department revealed …

MAYS LANDING- An Egg Harbor Township woman has been sentenced on Aggravated Manslaughter charges in connection to a motor vehicle collision that killed a mother and her infant son in 2019, Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill announced. Nancy Cavanaugh, 68, was sentenced on January 10, 2022, by Judge Bernard DeLury to 21 years in …

MAYS LANDING- A Trenton woman has been arrested and charged in connection to a fatal motor vehicle accident that occurred in June 2020, Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill announced. On Dec. 15, 2021, detectives of the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office Homicide Task Force assisted in the arrest of Taquaysha Bell, 29, at her residence …

MAYS LANDING- A Galloway Township man has been charged with Aggravated Manslaughter in connection to a fatal boat crash in July 2019 that killed a 39 year-old woman, Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill announced. On Monday, Dec. 20, 2021, members of the US Marshals NY/NJ Regional Fugitive Task Force – Atlantic City Division, arrested …

  MAYS LANDING- On Dec. 13, 2021, detectives of the ACPO Crash Investigations Unit assisted the New Jersey State Police in the arrest of an Egg Harbor City man in connection to a fatal accident in Port Republic in Oct. 2020, Atlantic County Acting Prosecutor Cary Shill announced. ACPO Crash Investigations Unit detectives assisted the …

MAYS LANDING – December is National Drunk & Drugged Driving Prevention Month and Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill is reminding the public to never drive impaired during this month or any other month of the year. To date, from 2020 over 2021, Atlantic County has seen an increase in the number of motor vehicle …

MAYS LANDING- The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Crash Investigations Unit and the Egg Harbor Township Police Department are investigating a crash where a vehicle left the scene after a female pedestrian was struck and killed, Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill announced.  On Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at 12:02 A.M., Star Wardell, 61, of Egg …

BRIGANTINE- The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Crash Investigations Unit is investigating a fatal accident that occurred on Saturday afternoon when a Lindenwald man was killed on Brigantine Boulevard, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On June 26th, 2021, at 12:17 p.m., Hector Salgado, 54, was killed on Brigantine Blvd in Brigantine when a van …

MAYS LANDING- A Pleasantville woman who was determined to be under the influence of marijuana and who was also speeding has pleaded guilty to aggravated manslaughter in connection to a motor vehicle accident that killed a Galloway Township woman in December 2018, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. “Throughout the process of the legalization of …

MAYS LANDING- An Atlantic County Grand Jury has returned an indictment of Aggravated Manslaughter and other charges against an Absecon man who was involved in the April 2020, crash that killed a 48 year-old Galloway Township woman, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Keneet Camacho, 39, is indicted on the following charges: Aggravated Manslaughter, …