Pleasantville man arrested in Atlantic City on drug charges

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A Pleasantville man was arrested in Atlantic City this weekend on drug charges.Officers Christopher Dodson and Eric Evans were conducting surveillance in the 1800 block of Hummock Avenue on Saturday, when they saw a man in possession of what they believed to be drugs, Sgt. Kevin Fair said.Adam Jones, 20, was found in possession of … Read morePleasantville man arrested in Atlantic City on drug charges

Text messages lead to ex-teacher’s arrest in 2007 sex assault of then-student

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Text messages between a former Toms River teacher and the student he is accused of sexually assaulting in 2007, led to criminal charges 12 years later.Shawn Lee, 47, is charged with second-degree sexual assault for the Sept. 15, 2007 incident involving a then- student, according to the charge.An investigation began back in 2013, according to … Read moreText messages lead to ex-teacher’s arrest in 2007 sex assault of then-student

Toms River man arrested in hit-run that killed Lakewood teen

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A Toms River man has been arrested in a hit-and-run that left a teen dead and injured his father.Jesus Lopez-Grande, 15, and his 37-year-old father, Jesus Lopez-Ramirez, were walking near the shoulder of Oak Street in Lakewood at about 9:20 p.m. Friday, when they were struck.Alexander Politan, 31, is charged with causing the death of … Read moreToms River man arrested in hit-run that killed Lakewood teen

Funny Farm looking for dog allegedly stolen by teen

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A farm whose mission is to help animals is now looking for the public’s help.A homeless runaway teen stole a dog from Funny Farm Rescue in Mays Landing, right after he was paid $1,000 for the farm to take custody of him.Funny Farm owner, Laurie Zaleski, first met Caesar about three months ago, after she … Read moreFunny Farm looking for dog allegedly stolen by teen