Local News

May 15, 2017

FAMILY DOLLAR ROBBED BY GUNMAN IN VINELAND

Mother’s Day weekend began with the armed robbery of a Family Dollar store in Vineland on Friday night.  Several customers were inside the store on South Lincoln Avenue when a gunman ordered money to be removed from the register.  There were no injuries; no suspects are in custody. ##
May 15, 2017

ARREST MADE IN FATAL SHOOTING IN ATLANTIC CITY

Atlantic City Police have announced the arrest of 31 year old Lorin Wright in connection with a deadly shooting on Mother’s Day.  Police say Wright shot and killed 32 year old Keith Cundiff Jr. on North Maryland Avenue Sunday afternoon. ##
May 15, 2017

MAN SUFFERS GRAZE WITH BULLET OVER THE WEEKEND IN BRIDGETON

A 40 year old man suffered a gunshot graze to the head during a shooting over the weekend in Bridgeton.  Police say the man suffered a minor injury and so far no suspects are in custody.  The shooting occurred Saturday on Manheim Avenue. ##
May 15, 2017

NJ SENATOR CALLS FOR LEGALIZATION OF MARIJUANA

State Senator Nicholas Scutari on Monday unveiled his plan to legalize marijuana in New Jersey.  Scutari says the move would generate $300 million in tax revenue which could fund essential programs.  Governor Christie calls Scutari’s plan “stupid”. ##