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Apparent Murder/Suicide – Mullica Township, NJ

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ABSECON POLICE INVOLVED SHOOTING INVESTIGATION – CRIMINAL CHARGES

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The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office sponsored a Public Service Announcement portion of the 2018 Artists Alike Film Festival.  ACPO chose the winning PSA entry, submitted by Atlantic City High School students, Kelly Maldonado and Vanessa Mencia-Lopez, entitled “Words Hurt” on the topic of cyber bullying.  ACPO’s selection for the runner-up entry was “Don’t Distracted Drive”, by Stephanie Emory, Taylor Thompson …

MAYS LANDING- The last of six persons charged in connection to a 2016 gang-related shooting inside the Trump Taj Mahal Casino/Hotel pleaded guilty on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Taquay Dunston of Atlantic City admitted his role in the shoot-out on the 47th floor, which occurred at the start …

MAYS LANDING- On Thursday, February 22, 2018, the Superior Court heard the last of the State’s motions to detain three males and one female charged under a 97-count indictment charging distribution of narcotics by members and associates of the South Side Mob criminal street gang, Atlantic County Prosecu tor Damon G. Tyner announced. Umar Salahuddin, …

MAYS LANDING- Luis Maisonet has been sentenced for the September 2016, murder of 26 year-old Christopher Romero, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Maisonet, 56, was sentenced by Judge Donna Taylor to Life in Prison in a New Jersey state prison and he will not be eligible for parole for 65 years. Judge Taylor …

MAYS LANDING- A man has been identified as the victim of a fatal shooting in Mays Landing, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Morris S. Joyce II, 36, of Hamilton Township was shot to death and found Thursday on Winterbury Drive in the Village at Hardings Run II development in Mays Landing. Hamilton Township …

MAYS LANDING- An Egg Harbor Township resident has been charged in the fatal shooting of an Atlantic City man earlier this month, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Troy Demby, 36, is charged with the following counts in the death of 30 year-old Raphael G. Terrigino: First degree Murder First degree Felony Murder First …

MAYS LANDING- There is currently an active investigation underway into a homicide on Winterberry Drive in the Village at Hardings Run II development in Mays Landing. ACPO investigators are at the scene and there will be no further comment at this time. Anyone with information involving serious crimes is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s …

    MAYS LANDING- A suspended doctor has pleaded guilty to drug distribution charges, along with additional defendants who admitted their roles in the crime, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On Friday, February 9, 2018, Alan Faustino, 50, of Absecon, pleaded guilty to 2nd degree Distribution of CDS, OxyContin, admitting to his role …

MAYS LANDING- Adan Otero pleaded guilty to multiple charges of Aggravated Sexual Assault and Endangering the Welfare of Children, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. On Friday February 9, 2018, Otero, 27, pleaded guilty to four counts of Aggravated Sexual Assault and one count of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. As part of …

MAYS LANDING- A Hamilton Township man has been charged in connection to the death of his 4 month-old son, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Jose Rojas, 35, is charged with first degree Aggravated Manslaughter, second degree Aggravated Assault and second degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child for the death of his infant …