Atlantic City

May 24, 2017

TWO CAPTURED WITH FIVE POUNDS OF METH IN ATLANTIC CITY

Two adults have been arrested and charged with having five pounds of crystal meth in Atlantic City.  New Jersey Attorney General Christopher Porrino announced that 27 year old Eder Gonzalez of California and 27 year old Sandra Parra-Quintero were both indicted on Wednesday.  Both could spend decades behind bars. ##
May 23, 2017

JUDGE: STATE CAN CUT COPS PAY, BUT NO LAYOFFS

New Jersey can cut the salaries of employees of the Atlantic City Police Department, but it can not layoff any cops.  A judge made that ruling on Tuesday, saying that public safety would be compromised if 19 police officers were laid off by the State. ##
May 23, 2017

CARL ICHAN PURCHASES DEBT WITH CHELSEA HOTEL

Carl Ichan has rolled the dice once again in Atlantic City.  Ichan has purchased the debt associated with the Chelsea Hotel, according to NJ.com.  Ichan took over the mortgage on the property back on May 16th. ##
May 23, 2017

STUCK: 14 RESCUED FROM ELEVATOR AT TROPICANA CASINO

It was a difficult start to the day early Sunday morning for the Atlantic City Fire Department.  It had to rescue 14 people who were stuck inside an elevator at the Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City.  Each of those who had to be rescued were lifted 100 feet up the elevator shaft. ##