ARREST MADE IN WILDWOOD SHOOTING

The man accused of shooting a man in Wildwood on Wednesday evening has turned himself into authorities. The Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office announced that James Hoyle is charged with shooting Shariff Wilson, of Wildwood. Hoyle was charged with attempted murder, multiple weapons possession charges. He was placed in the Cape May County Correctional Center.…

VEHICLE HITS TWO BICYCLISTS IN WILDWOOD CREST

A vehicle failed to yield to two bicyclists and both were hit. Valdimir Zentinov and Veronika Ihoshava, were injured in the incident. Zentinov was flown to the Atlantic City Medical Center and was listed in critical condition. Ihoshava was brought to the Cape Regional Medical Center for non-life-threatening injuries. Lorriane Wheaton, of North Wildwood, was…

NEW PANEL TO LOOK AT HOW STATE LEASES LAND

DEP Commissioner Bob Martin announced the creation of a special panel to recommend ways to overhaul the State’s process of leasing property to private companies that run pipelines, cables, electric lines and towers across many thousands of acres of state-owned land and water.   The new panel, to include representatives of the DEP, Treasurer’s Office,…

MAN DIES OFF THE COAST OF BRIGANTINE

The Coast Guard recovered a 46-year-old man in the vicinity of the back bay near Brigantine after he fell off a recreational boat Wednesday. The Coast Guard received a call at 3:17 p.m. from a person aboard a personal watercraft reporting a man went overboard and could not be located. A rescue helicopter crew from Coast Guard…