A 53 year old pedestrian was struck and killed by a motor vehicle in Egg Harbor Township over the weekend. Police say Pamela Thieman was struck by a car driven by a man with a suspended drivers license. The accident occurred on Tilton Road Sunday evening.
36 year old Lashawn Smith of Egg Harbor Township has confessed to killing his girlfriend with a hammer while she slept. Sarah Phillips was killed by four hammer blows to the head at home on South Zion Road in November, 2017. Smith will have to serve 40 years behind bars.
Businesses located at the Harbor Village Shopping Center in Egg Harbor Township damaged three businesses late Wednesday night. Authorities say there were no injuries in the fire which may have started in a tanning salon and impacted to adjacent businesses. No word yet on the cause of the fire.
Some stop and go traffic and delays may be experienced by motorists on the Fire Road Bridge over the Atlantic City Expressway south of Doughty Road this week. The South Jersey Transportation Authority announced that construction work would be done starting weeknights this week, at 8:00pm.
Fire damaged a room at a Howard Johnson’s motel in Egg Harbor Township Saturday evening. Authorities say the say was largely contained to one room, and there were no injuries. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
The Social Security office in Egg Harbor Township is again open for business following last week’s accident that resulted in a car plowing into the building. Police said about 20 people suffered injuries when the Nissan tried to park and instead drove into the building. The office is located on Doughty Road.
A 40 year old Egg Harbor Township man has pleaded guilty to charges of accepting child pornography. Matthew Wolny admitted receiving the images before a federal judge. Wolney used file sharing software in order to download the images and videos.
A developing story out of Egg Harbor Township Tuesday afternoon. A car crashed into the front of a Social Security building in the community this morning, injuring more than a dozen people. Authorities believe the driver was attempting to park the car when it crashed into the building, puncturing the side of the structure. There…
An adult man and his teenage cousin were both assaulted Wednesday night during trick or treating in Egg Harbor City. Daniel Peterson alleges that he was struck multiple times in the face in just a few seconds by the assailants, and he needed 20 stitches and repairs to a broken jaw. A group of teens…
A 58 year old Egg Harbor Township man is accused of swiping $22,000 worth of pension checks that were intended to go to the children of a deceased police officer. Mark Johnson is charged with taking six checks and depositing them into his account. The charges were made by the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office.