Local News

May 28, 2017

SHARK “MARY LEE” DECIDES TO SWIM 30 MILES FROM CAPE MAY

The great white shark “Mary Lee” decided to swim near Cape May County over the holiday weekend.  The shark has a tracking device on it and was detected about 30 miles off the coast of Cape May Saturday.  “Mary Lee” has 107,000 followers on Twitter. ##
May 28, 2017

TWO KILLED IN SALEM COUNTY TRAFFIC ACCIDENT OVER WEEKEND

Two people were killed during a head on traffic accident in Salem County Saturday night.  State Police say the accident occurred in Pittsgrove Township along Landis Avenue.  One of the two vehicles caught fire after the accident; one victim is from Bridgeton, while the second, from Vineland. ##
May 27, 2017

EXTRA STATE TROOPERS WORKING DURING HOLIDAY

Nearly 200 additional New Jersey Troopers are working during the holiday weekend.  Nearly 1 million New Jersey residents will travel at least 50 miles between now and Memorial Day.  Last year, 15 people were killed in traffic accidents during Memorial Day weekend. ##
May 27, 2017

FUGITIVE ROUNDED UP IN STONE HARBOR

Stone Harbor Police arrested 32 year old Wesley Minnich of Pennsylvania who was a fugitive from justice.  Police responded to a disturbance call on May 24th and Minnich was arrested; during his arrest, he was combative with police and and spit on an officer. ##