Lower Township

August 28, 2017

LOWER TOWNSHIP POLICE CHARGE LOCAL WOMAN WITH DWI

Lower Township Police have charged a 23 year old unemployed Wildwood woman with a DWI and other offenses after she ran her vehicle into a utility pole on Seashore Road early Saturday morning.  Police say Elizabeth Madden was able to free herself from her vehicle and escaped with an injury to her arm.  Madden was [...]
August 21, 2017

ONE INJURED IN ACCIDENT OUTSIDE OF WILDWOOD INVOLVING BIKE

A 19 year old bicyclist suffered minor injuries when he was struck by a car on the George Redding Bridge outside of Wildwood Saturday night.  Lower Township Police say the driver of the vehicle, 30 year old Matthew J. McCabe of Wildwood, could not see the bicyclist before the accident.  Police determined the bike was [...]
August 18, 2017

THREE BUSTED ON DRUG CHARGES IN LOWER TOWNSHIP

Three people have been charged by the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office on serious drug charges following a motor vehicle stop and a search of a residence on Breakwater Road in Erma.  Authorities recovered two ounces of cocaine, 670 bags of heroin, and thousands of dollars in cash.  Arrested and charged were 30 year old [...]
August 13, 2017

SAILBOAT RUNS AGROUND IN LOWER TOWNSHIP, OCCUPANT GOES TO HOSPITAL

A 67 year old man ran his sailboat aground in Lower Township Friday night as he became disoriented in the dark. Police say James DeGarmo was sailing to Texas and ran his boat aground; he was eventually taken to a local hospital to be treated for a medical issue. ## Photo from Sea Tow social [...]