Alcohol played a role in an ATV accident over the weekend in Buena Vista Township that claimed the life of a South Jersey man. Police say 34 year old Michael Brown of Buena Vista was drunk when he crashed his ATV, killing a passenger identified as Christopher Vasinda, who was riding on the back of…
A teenager who was reported missing on Sunday by Lower Township Police has been located, and is safe. 13 year old Le’shaun O. Davis was reported missing by his family after he was last spotted in Wildwood Saturday evening. Davis is safe.
A 90 year old woman from Margate lost her life in a motor vehicle accident on Friday. Police say the unidentified woman was a passenger in a car driven by an 80 year old Cinnaminson man. The woman was taken to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.
One person is dead as a result of an ATV crash in Buena Vista Township over the weekend. The unidentified person was killed in the accident on Friday night, according to State Police. The accident took place at Cushman Avenue and Colton Lane.
Lower Township Police are searching for 13 year old Le’Shaun Davis, who has been reported missing by his mother. Davis was last seen in front of the Wildwood Recreation Center Saturday at approximately 8pm. Davis was riding a white “Beastmode” mountain bike and was wearing an Abercrombie and Fitch tshirt, blue jeans, and white sneakers. …
Wildwood Crest Police Captain Robert Lloyd recently completed the 277th session of the FBI National Academy in Virginia. Crest Police Chief Joseph McGrath says this will provide a benefit to the department for years to come. Lloyd finished second in a one-mile run.
Ocean City’s football team had a solid night on Friday, shutting out Bridgeton, 42-0. It is Ocean City’s third consecutive shutout victory to begin the season. Quarterback Joe Repetti tossed four touchdown scores. For more, see Tom Williams’ coverage on CoastSportsToday.com.
People are back to work in New Jersey. The state’s latest unemployment rate is at an all time record low of 3.2 percent, which is a half percent lower than the national rate. There are over 4.2 million full time jobs in New Jersey.
A candlelight vigil is being held Saturday night in Bridgeton at the park where a five year old girl went missing. There’s still no sign as of Saturday morning of Dulce Maria Alavez, who disappeared in what authorities are calling a possible abduction. The vigil will be held at City Park.
A man from Atlantic County has contracted Eastern Equine Encephalitis. The disease is most commonly transmitted in swampy areas from mosquitos and can kill a horse. Authorities say anyone who gets a mosquito bite should seek medical assistance.