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MAN TRIES TO SET UP SEXUAL ENCOUNTER WITH JUVENILE

A Camden County man who entered a guilty plea on Sept. 27, 2010, was sentenced to five years in prison  for second-degree attempted sexual assault and second-degree attempted child luring for making Internet contact with an undercover Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office detective posing as a 14-year-old girl, Atlantic County Prosecutor …

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MAN ARRESTED FOR ATTEMPTED SEXUAL ASSAULT

Authorities arrested a Morris County man after he arranged to meet a 14-year-old girl for a sexual encounter and was met by Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office detectives and a detective from Hamilton Township instead, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel announced. Stephen V. Bubnik, 56, of Florham Park, was arrested in Mays Landing by …

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OCEAN CITY MOM, DAUGHTER CHARGED WITH PASSING FAKE MONEY

A mother and daughter from Ocean City have both been arrested on charges that they were trying to pass counterfeit money at a drugstore in Hammonton.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that 52 year old Rhonda Fardone and her daughter, 34 year old Michelle Bacon, were charged after attempting …

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THREE MEN CHARGED WITH ROBBERY IN WILDWOOD CREST

Three men have been charged with robbery  and other offenses following an incident in Wildwood Crest last month.  Police have charged three local men for allegedly robbing someone on Monterey Avenue back on January 23rd.  Police have arrested 19 year old Drew Ankney of Wildwood Crest, 22 year old Amos …

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MAN LIVING AT CREST CHURCH CHARGED WITH CRIMES

A New Jersey man who was living at a local church in Wildwood Crest has now been charged with stealing from the church that provided him room and board.  38 year old Jemel Goolsby was charged with theft and forgery after authorities learned that he allegedly stole and cashed checks …

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DRUGS FOUND IN CAR THAT CRASHED INTO SCHOOL, KILLING THREE

Police say illegal drugs and narcotics were found inside a vehicle that slammed into an empty New Jersey elementary school, killing all three people inside.  Police in Pine Beach say heroin and prescription pills were found inside the car that crashed into the school Thursday morning, killing the driver and …

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STATE CHARGES MEN WITH ILLEGALLY HARVESTING SEAFOOD

The Department of Environmental Protection’s Division of Fish and Wildlife has issued summonses charging the owner and the captain of a commercial fishing trawler with illegally harvesting thousands of pounds of flounder and black sea bass. The trawler Atlantic Queen harvested nearly 2,400 pounds of summer flounder and more than …

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PRICE OF GAS CONTINUES TO GO UP IN CAPE MAY COUNTY

The price of a gallon of gasoline is going up in Cape May County, again.  According to the latest price survey released by Mid Atlantic AAA, the average price for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel in this county is now $3.04.  That’s up by two cents over one week …

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THREE INVOLVED WITH ANIMAL CRUELTY PLEAD NOT GUILTY

Three of the four involved with the animal cruelty case in Goshen were in court today and plead not guilty. Dawn and Kevin Scheld, along with Leann Thomas, were in Superior Court to address the charges relating to that incident. Leroy Thomas Jr. will go before the court Feb. 18. …

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SUSPECT ARRESTED IN WILDWOOD MURDER

Police say they have a suspect in custody for the murder that took place this week in Wildwood. authorities say that Jason Thorn, of Pennsylvania, was arrested at his home. He had a handgun with him at the time, but was arrested without an incident.Joshua Palumbo was killed at a …

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