COAST GUARD SEARCHING FOR OVERDUE PERSON

Coast Guard crews and local authorities are searching for a 17-year-old male overdue on a personal watercraft near Mystic Island, N.J., Sunday. A family member notified Coast Guard watchstanders at Sector Delaware Bay at 5:20 p.m. reporting that the youth was overdue. Two 25-foot Response Boat-Small crews from Coast Guard Stations Beach Haven and Atlantic City, an…

SENTENCING HANDED DOWN IN OCEAN CITY HOME BANK ROBBERY

An Absecon man was sentenced to seven years in prison on Friday for bank robbery and burglary in connection with two 2010 crimes, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel announced. In accordance with a plea agreement, Michael Piccardo, 51, must serve 85 percent, or five years and 11 months before becoming eligible for parole, according to Assistant Prosecutor Kelli Fallon,…

TWO WOMEN KILLED DURING HEAD ON ACCIDENT

Two South Jersey women lost their lives during a horrific head on accident in Pilesgrove Township, Salem County, just before the weekend.  State Police say the deceased have been identified as 30 year old Beverly Williams of Pennsville and 51 year old Carol Dantinne of Richwoods.  Police believe Williams attempted to pass another vehicle in…