SENTENCED: EIGHT YEARS FOR DRUG CHARGES

An Atlantic City man was sentenced to eight years in prison for drug offenses and obstruction, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel stated. Michael Wimbish, 27, must serve four years in prison before parole eligibility, and 18 months to be served concurrently for the obstruction charge. An Atlantic County jury convicted Wimbish in October of possession of heroin, possession…

MAN INDICTED ON FRAUD AND THEFT CHARGES

An Atlantic County Grand Jury indicted a Hamilton Township man on third-degree charges including three counts of insurance fraud and two counts of theft, Atlantic County Prosecutor Ted Housel announced. On April 14, 2010, the defendant Charles Arsenault took a check in the amount of $9,600 which he was supposed to cash and deposit in the business account…

GOV. CHRISTIE GOES TO ATLANTIC CITY ON TUESDAY

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will be in Atlantic City on Tuesday to make a major announcement regarding the gaming and tourism industries in the resort.  Christie is expected to make a major announcement regarding legislation that will create a tourism district, and separate legislation that puts the city’s tourism areas under state control.  Atlantic…