A 79 year old woman is the latest victim of Covid-19 in Cape May County. County officials reported 39 new positive tests on Tuesday. Middle Township is the only community with over 100 active community cases.
The coronavirus pandemic has claimed an additional 48 lives in New Jersey over the past 24 hours. New figures released by the State show 2,820 new cases of the virus, and a slight increase in the rate of transmission. There has been a sharp decline in hospitalizations over the past two months.
A 29 year old man was shot to death, and another man wounded, during a shooting incident in Atlantic City. Police say Tashawn Manual was shot four times before succumbing to his injuries. The shooting took place Monday around 4pm on South Florida Avenue.