ESCAPED CON SIGHTED IN BARNEGAT TOWNSHIP

A convicted killer who escaped from the state prison unit at Ancora Psychiatric Hospital on Tuesday has been sighted in Barnegat Township. On Wednesday more than 100 police officers conducted a search of the area near a local CVS where 38 year-old Arthur Buckel allegedly abandoned a stolen 2015 Chevy Silverado. Police officials said they will continue…

SEVERAL RESIDENTIAL BURGLARIES REPORTED IN HAMILTON TWP.

Hamilton Township Police have responded to an influx of residential burglaries in the Oakcrest Estates and Cologne Gardens neighborhoods. Each burglary has occurred during the daytime hours and electronics are the main items stolen. Landscaping equipment and tools have also been targeted. Anyone with information pertaining to any of these cases should contact police through Atlantic County…