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STABBING ARREST MADE IN ABSECON

Absecon Police say they made an arrest in a stabbing. Investigation determined that a 44 year old male suspect stabbed his 65 year old mother as she was sleeping in her bed. The victim suffered non-life threatening moderate wounds and was transported to AtlantiCare hospital. The unidentified suspect was charged …

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SHOOTING UNDER INVESTIGATION IN ABSECON

The Absecon Police is investigating a shooting that occurred at the Absecon Village Complex on Marin Dr. just off California Ave. At approximately 10:10 PM, Tuesday night February 17, 2015, the Absecon Police Department along with the Pleasantville Police Department received several 911 calls in regards to a shooting that …

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ABSECON HAS NEW POLICE CHIEF

There is a new head of the police department in Absecon. John M. DeRitis Jr. is named Absecon Police Departments next Chief of Police. He will assume the Chiefs position on February 1, 2015 as Chief David K. Risley will officially retire on February 1 from the Police Department. Chief DeRitis is a …

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ABSECON POLICE SEARCH FOR MISSING MAN

Police in Absecon are searching for a 41 year old man this week.  Brandyn Schweitzer suffers from a brain injury and came up missing this week.  Family members believe Schweitzer may be in the area of his family in Roxborough, Pennsylvania.  He has trouble walking but can communicate.

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WOMAN JUMPS IN FRONT OF TRAIN, WILL SURVIVE

A 52 year old woman jumped in front of a New Jersey Transit train in Absecon over the weekend.  Authorities say Maria Goldfarb of Galloway is expected to survive the incident.  Police say Goldfarb jumped in front of the train shortly before 1pm on Sunday.  The engineer tried to stop, …

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WOMAN INJURED ON ABSECON TRAIN TRACKS

Absecon Police are investigating a possible suicide attempt. On Sunday afternoon a 52 year-old woman was found under a train platform. Witnesses reported that she jumped in front of a New Jersey Transit train. The woman was taken to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Campus, with unspecified injuries.

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ABSECON CARJACKERS STILL AT LARGE

Absecon police are still searching for the three suspects who perpetrated a carjacking at the Executive Lodge on November 4th. The police released new surveillance video showing one of the suspects in the office distracting the clerk. Two other suspects assaulted a 70 year-old man and stole his Mercedes Benz …

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CARJACKERS STEAL MERCEDES FROM 70 YEAR-OLD MAN

Absecon police reported an armed carjacking and assault of a 70-year-old man Tuesday night at about 6:45 p.m. The attack occurred in the parking lot of the Executive Lodge on Route 30, as a suspect armed with a handgun approached a 1998 Mercedes Benz. The male driver was assaulted by …

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