ARREST MADE IN SEXUAL ASSAULT CASE

A 52-year-old Ventnor man was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a seven-year-old girl, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel announced. Pascual Lopez, of N. Marion Avenue, was charged with first-degree aggravated sexual assault, second-degree endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree sexual assault for manually touching the victim. It is alleged that Lopez sexually assaulted…

MAN FOUND NOT GUILTY DUE TO INSANITY

A Superior Court Judge ruled that a Linwood man who fatally stabbed his elderly neighbor, injured her daughter and a Good Samaritan, was found not guilty by reason of insanity and the defendant will be committed to a psychiatric facility, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel announced. On Oct. 8, 2009, Anthony Milano, 66, of E12…

LOWER TOWNSHIP ANNOUNCES GETTING FEMA MONEY

Lower Township is pleased to announce receiving $336,406.52 from FEMA to replenish money spent on last year’s horrendous snow storms. Lower Township officials say that they have also submitted for reimbursement of $26,000.00 for road repairs, and also $85,000.00 to $110,000.00 for repairs, engineering, and permits to the Holmes Avenue outfall that was damaged during the…