Two women arrested after fleeing crash and then attacking other driver

Two New York women were arrested after they allegedly fled a hit-and-run, and then assaulted the other driver and crashed his car when he followed after them. Veda Nolasco, 31, of the Bronx, and a 35-year-old Atlantic City man were in a collision at Rhode Island and Pacific avenues at about 1:40 p.m., Sgt. Kevin … Read moreTwo women arrested after fleeing crash and then attacking other driver

Atlantic City woman dead in apparent homicide

An Atlantic City woman was found dead in an apparent homicide, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner announced. Vernell Vance, 56, was found with significant blunt-force trauma to her head at about 11:30 p.m. Saturday behind 21 S. Tennessee Ave. An autopsy is tentatively scheduled for Monday, Tyner said. This is a joint investigation between the Atlantic … Read moreAtlantic City woman dead in apparent homicide

Losses to violence spur locals to come together for change

It took a long time for Domanique Townsend to accept that her little brother was gone. Todd Mitchell was just 13 when he was fatally shot in Pleasantville along with another teen on Dec. 5, 2012. Seeing the boy his loved ones called “Doodie” in a casket changed her, said Townsend, herself just 17 at … Read moreLosses to violence spur locals to come together for change