Jury can’t decide if EHT man responsible for drug-related death

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A jury was unable to reach a verdict in Atlantic County’s first strict-liability case to go to trial. Daniel Parrish, 42, denied he sold the heroin-fentanyl mix that killed 27-year-old Joseph Robinson on Dec. 10, 2016. But a man who said he regularly bought from him tesified that Robinson paid for five bags that Parrish … Read moreJury can’t decide if EHT man responsible for drug-related death

Atlantic City drugs and guns fugitive arrested in Massachusetts

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An Atlantic City man wanted on drug and gun charges was arrested in Massachusetts. Courtney Tiggett, 35, was indicted in March on 29 counts, including maintaining and operating a drug-production facility and possessing a semiautomatic handgun. The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Guns, Gangs and Narcotics Unit searched his North Connecticut Avenue home Oct. 25, 2017, … Read moreAtlantic City drugs and guns fugitive arrested in Massachusetts

EHT man’s confession in girlfriend’s killing can be played at trial

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The confession a man gave police hours after he said he fatally beat his girlfriend can be played at his trial, a judge has ruled. Lashaun Smith, 37, is charged with murder in the killing of 28-year-old Sarah Phillips on Nov. 3, inside the Zion Road home they shared with their four young children. The … Read moreEHT man’s confession in girlfriend’s killing can be played at trial