Upper Township’s governing body will meet Monday evening to hold a workshop meeting on the new Township budget. The meeting will begin at 6:30pm and be held one hour in advance of the regular meeting of the Township Committee.
Middle Township Police will be meeting with the public Monday morning at a Cops and Coffee event. The event is scheduled to be held at the Donut Connection store in Cape May Court House between the hours of 9:00-11:00am.
A 49 year old Williamstown man has been arrested and charged with a robbery at a Wawa convenience store in Upper Deerfield this month. Hiral Washington was arrested after police followed up on leads that were posted on social media. Washington stole coffee and cigarettes from the store on January 8th.
A grand jury seated in Cape May County has indicted a special officer with the Millville Police Department on child pornography charges. 31 year old Samuel F. Brozina was arrested last summer and was charged with a third degree child endangerment offense. The images were found on his cellphone.
A 21 year old New Jersey man travelled to California to have sex with a seventh grade child. Authorities say Michael Anaya-Otero flew twice to California allegedly to have sex with the child and video the encounter. He was arrested on January 5th and could face up to 30 years in prison.
Senator Robert Menendez says he will seek re-election this year even though the federal government will try him again on corruption charges. The feds announced on Friday that Menendez will be subject to another trial as soon as possible; his first trial ended with a deadlocked jury.
Cape May County ranks tenth in the Garden State in the number of flu and pneumonia deaths from 2005 through 2015. NJ.com reports that there were 13.1 deaths per 100,000 people during that decade, placing us tenth on the list. The total number of deaths from both illnesses was 23.