Egg Harbor Township Police are looking for the suspects who participated in a home invasion robbery Tuesday night. Police say the men ordered a couple into their garage where they were tied and taped so the burglary could occur. The unidentified suspects left two handguns behind.
A 51 year old New Jersey man was struck and killed by a vehicle Sunday evening in Egg Harbor Township. Police announced that David M. Bryne of Brick was killed when he was struck by a vehicle driven by 29 year old Isreal Torres of Ventnor. The investigation continues; no summonses have been issued.
The ShopRite supermarket in Egg Harbor Township is open again. The store was closed early Sunday afternoon after a fire broke out on the roof of the building. The cause of the fire has been undetermined at this time. ##
An interruption to the shopping day at the Shoprite Supermarket in Egg Harbor Township on Sunday. A fire on the roof of the building forced the evacuation of employees and customers inside the store as three companies arrived to douse the flames. No word yet on what caused the fire; there are no reported injuries.…
Walmart lovers, rejoice! A new store opens in our region Wednesday. Walmart will open a new store in Egg Harbor Township, and is expected to employ approximately 300 people. ##
A house fire last weekend in Egg Harbor Township has been ruled suspicious. Fire officials say a blaze broke out at a home in Farmington and it was occupied by a homeless man and woman. The couple had to jump out of the second floor of the home to escape the flames. ##
An area graduation ceremony is being moved up due to the threat of severe weather later today. Egg Harbor Township High School announced that graduation ceremonies will be held at 5:00pm today, instead of shortly after 6:00pm due to the threat of severe storms this evening. ##
A 29 year old man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for attempting to kill a 92 year old man. Robert J. Bilhardt received the prison term for trying to kill Charles Sweetman inside his mobile home back in 2013. Bilhardt must serve 17 years in prison before becoming eligible for parole. ##
Funeral services were held Sunday in Estell Manor for United States Marine Corps member Tyler Wechsler of Egg Harbor Township. Wechsler was laid to rest with full military honors. His body was found along a hiking trail in Hawaii nearly three weeks ago. ##
20 pounds of marijuana and guns were all found inside a home located on Glenn Avenue in Egg Harbor Township this week. Police have charged four adults with various drugs and weapons offenses following the recovery. ##