If your travels take you to Route 30 in Absecon, watch your heavy foot. Absecon Police announced this week that they will have an increased presence on Route 30 an intend to crack down on speeders. Police cite recent serious and deadly accidents as the reason for the increased enforcement.
A 44 year old Pleasantville man lost his life during an early morning motor vehicle accident Sunday. Absecon Police say the crash took place on South Shore Road around 2:30am Sunday. Killed in the accident was Glen Mclean, according to police. Speed is believed to be a contributing cause of the accident.
A Pleasantville man has been arrested and charged with stealing two golf carts from Holy Spirit High School. Absecon Police say 25 year old Jahil L. Barley attempted to sell the carts on Craigslist. The burglary occurred on Tuesday.
It could be a big blow to the Pleasantville School District. The Press of Atlantic City reports that the Absecon Board of Education is starting the process of severing ties with the school district, citing the quality and quantity of educational opportunities. A new agreement is expected with the Greater Egg Harbor Regional High School…
A 42 year old man was fatally struck by a passing motor vehicle in Absecon on Thursday. Police say Emilio Portillo-Sanchez was killed on Route 30 near Mill Road. The identity of the driver has not been released, and the investigation into the accident continues.
Delaware Police have identified the Absecon man who was shot to death Thursday evening. Police say Donte Demunguia lost his life when he was shot in the torso on a staircase in an apartment complex. A homicide unit continues to investigate.
Delaware Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 24 year old Absecon man in Harrington. Police say the man suffered a gunshot wound to his torso and died a short time later. State Police in Delaware have taken jurisdiction of the investigation.
A 32 year old Absecon man was arrested Friday after his possession of a gun forced the shutdown of the Absecon School Complex. Jesse Walker fled a residence with a gun and had unknown intentions. The school was placed on lockdown, and Walker was taken into custody. There were no injuries.
A 36 year old woman was killed Wednesday night during a head on crash in Absecon. Police say Suzana Kocick of Galloway was pronounced dead at the scene on Pitney Road. Her vehicle was struck by another car that crossed the center lane of the highway, driven by a 24 year old woman from Pleasantville.…
A pedestrian suffered life threatening injuries during an accident involving a motor vehicle that occurred near Routes 9 and 30. Police say the pedestrian was struck Wednesday evening by a 2003 Honda Civic. Anyone who may have witnessed the accident is asked to contact Absecon Police.