The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch for Cape May County due to the potential for heavy rainfall Thursday afternoon through Friday afternoon. Rain could be heavy at times, producing up to three inches of rain in our region. Coastal flooding is not expected, but flooding from rainfall is possible.
35 year old Terry Davis of Bridgeton has been arrested and charged with committing a lewd act inside his car while parked outside of a Peebles store in Deerfield Township, Cumberland County. State Police say social media tips led to Davis’ arrest this week. Davis surrendered at a State Police station.
Lower Township’s 2020 budget is expected to include no tax increase. Township officials met Monday and discussed a new spending plan that helps eliminate some debt while managing major projects. The new budget totals over $30 million and maintains a healthy surplus.
Two star athletes at Middle Township High School will have their numbers retired before a basketball game Friday night. LaMarr Greer and Tara Davies-Saltzburg will have their respective numbers retired during a ceremony to be held at the Panther Gym at approximately 6:30pm. For more on this, see Brian Cunniff’s coverage at CoastSportsToday.com.
Vineland Police say a 63 year old woman died as a result of injuries she suffered during a house fire Tuesday at a home on East Landis Avenue. Authorities say the woman died of injuries at the Crozer-Chester Medical Center where she was choppered away from the scene. The victim’s name has not yet been…
New Jersey State Police are investigating the discovery of four dead bodies found in Carneys Point, Salem County. A man who appeared to have died from suicide was found in a wooded area; police also found the bodies of a woman and two small children. So far no further details have been released.
A new Harriet Tubman museum is opening in Cape May later this year. The Cape May County Department of Tourism reports that the museum opening is among the top 20 museum openings of the year according to Smithsonian Magazine. The museum will be located on Lafayette Street in Cape May.
A 59 year old pedestrian was killed during a motor vehicle accident in Millville Monday. Police say a 30 year old man was behind the wheel of the vehicle when he struck and killed the pedestrian on G Street Monday night. The driver remained on the scene until authorities arrived.
The continual search for five year old Dulce Alavez of Bridgeton will again be on a national stage. None other than John Walsh will feature her case on an upcoming show on the Investigation Discovery channel. The show will air tonight at 10:00pm.