A 48 year old Pitman man has admitted to being in possession of 76,000 images of child pornography on his electronic devices. State Attorney General Christopher Porrino announced that John H. DeFay Jr. pleaded guilty in court Monday to a second degree crime of distribution of child pornography. DeFay may be sentenced to a term…
A local postal worker who collected more than $75,000 in federal Workman’s Compensation benefits has been caught posting vacation pictures of ziplining and other activities on social media. Attorney General Christopher Porrino says 59 year old Robert McGeehan of Lower Township is charged with second degree theft by deception and with third degree insurance fraud.
The son of a Florida doctor who provided Senator Robert Menendez with free flights tried to get the flight records hidden from public view. That testimony was offered up in Menendez’ federal corruption trial on Monday. The trial resumes this week in federal court.
A man who threatened to jump from an Atlantic City casino parking garage was yanked to safety by police Monday morning. NJ.com reports that it happened as the man sat on the tenth floor ledge of the Caesars Casino parking garage. The man reportedly sat on the ledge for about an hour.
A two-story home in Stone Harbor suffered significant damage during a fire on Sunday. Local fire departments were called to the scene of a fire on 87th Street that caused significant damage to the home. There were no injuries; the cause of the fire remains under investigation.
A former heavyweight boxer who battled Larry Holmes for the world championship has died in a South Jersey industrial accident. 60 year old David Bey was reportedly killed during an industrial accident on the Camden waterfront. Bey worked as a Pyle driver.
Cape May County remains under a Tropical Storm Watch from the National Weather Service. Hurricane Jose is approximately 400 miles away from Dover and is expected to bring some rain, gusty winds, and beach erosion to the coastline over the next 48 hours. Coastal flooding is not expected, but heavy rain may cause some flooded…
Hurricane Jose is still expected to pass our region several hundred miles off the coast on Tuesday. However, there is a strong risk of rip currents along the beaches, with the potential for gusty winds and some showers Monday night through Tuesday. Emergency management officials suggest you monitor the forecast, including the exclusive Accu Weather…
Local attorney Peter Tourison has passed away at the age of 67. Tourison served as an attorney and as a local judge, and municipal solicitor for many communities. Tourison lived in Cape May; services will be held Saturday at the First Assembly of God Church in Cape May.
Governor Christie will devote $200 million to a new plan that will fight the opioid epidemic in the Garden State. NJ.com reports that the funding will be target toward the uninsured, people on Medicaid, babies born with addiction issues, and their mothers. Funding will be stripped from eight state departments.