POLICE LOOKING INTO ARMED ROBBERY

An investigation is on-going into an armed robbery in Egg Harbor Township. Police there responded to a 7-11 on Tilton Road in reference to an armed robbery. The suspect is described as an unknown race male, approximately 5’9” in height and wearing dark clothing. The suspect was last seen leaving the area on a bicycle…

VINELAND MAN SENTENCED CHILD SEXUAL ASSAULT

A child sex offender is getting 20 years in jail. The Cumberland Country Prosecutor’s Office announced that Anthony Rullan, of Vineland will have the register under Megan’s Law and must serve 85 percent of the sentence before becoming eligible for parole. The charges stem from incidents in Atlantic and Cumberland counties from 1994 to 2002…

OPERATION FIRESIDE READIES FOR CHRISTMAS

The Coast Guard and the American Red Cross will place approximately 240 Coast Guard recruits with 79 local-host families for Thanksgiving as part of Operation Fireside Sunday at 11:45 a.m. Operation Fireside has placed recruits with South Jersey families during the holiday season since 1981. The training center may have more than 600 recruits training to become…

GAS PRICES SET NEW WINTER RECORD

These certainly aren’t the records you look to break. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average gas prices for this winter have set a new record high. The price of gas in 2011 averaged $3.52 nationally for the entire year, ($3.43 for the year in New Jersey), the highest annual average ever. AAA says it expects prices…