NORTH WILDWOOD POLICE NAB ROBBERY SUSPECT

A robbery suspect was caught in North Wildwood. Police there announce the arrest of Terence Dias, of Pennsylvania. The report came into police on June 16 that a man demanded money from four females. Dais was charged with robbery, aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer, and resisting arrest. He was placed in the Cape…

PLEA DEAL REACHED IN SEXUAL ASSAULT

A 52-year-old Ventnor man arrested in February for sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl, entered a guilty plea today to aggravated sexual assault and will be sentenced to seven years in prison, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel stated. In accordance with the plea agreement, Pascual Lopez, who has no prior criminal record, must serve 85-percent of…

MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO WEAPONS CHARGE

A Pleasantville man pleaded guilty on Monday to possession of a weapon by a convicted person for a November 2010 incident and will be sentenced to seven years in prison, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel stated. Julius Hall, 30, must serve five years in prison before becoming eligible for parole. He was arrested on Main…

MEDICAL MARIJUANA CONTINUES TO BE DELAYED

Supporters of medical marijuana are asking, “what’s the hold up?” A press conference was held in Trenton on Friday against the delay being put on by Gov. Chris Christie to implement the program. Christie told NJN that the delay is because he wants to ensure the federal government won’t prosecute any members of the state…