Detention hearing postponed for man accused of killing teen girl in Atlantic City

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UPDATE The detention hearing for a Pleasantville man accused of killing a 15-year-old girl was postponed Wednesday.Nahquil Lovest, 18, appeared briefly in court as attorney Alex Settle asked for a five-day postponement, allowed under bail reform.Lovest is charged with murder in the killing of Naimah Bell, who was found dead inside a home on South … Read moreDetention hearing postponed for man accused of killing teen girl in Atlantic City

Atlantic County man killed in Colombia

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An Atlantic County man was killed while visiting Colombia last week in what has been reported as a possible hit.Joshua Oliver, 29, was fatally shot Thursday, as he went outside the hotel where he was staying in western Medellin.Oliver had been a host at Scores Atlantic City, but was fired about three months ago, a … Read moreAtlantic County man killed in Colombia

Baby suffered bruises, lost teeth in attack by Atlantic City man

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An Atlantic City man was allegedly high on PCP when he attacked a baby who was inside a stroller Monday night, witnesses told police.“I’m gonna grab your baby!” Stephon Whitfield said, the mother told BreakingAC. “It’s just crazy because he actually said it and then he did it.”The baby was picked up out of his … Read moreBaby suffered bruises, lost teeth in attack by Atlantic City man

Trial postponed in $5,000 lawsuit against Mayor Gilliam

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The trial of a woman suing Atlantic City’s mayor for a $5,000 loan has been postponed.Meredith Godfrey, who the suit describes as having a “close personal relationship” with Mayor Frank Gilliam, claims she lent the mayor the money Aug. 17, to pay an attorney for trademark advice regarding a tourism slogan for Atlantic City.But in … Read moreTrial postponed in $5,000 lawsuit against Mayor Gilliam

Three men arrested for selling drugs in A.C.

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Three Atlantic City men were arrested after police found hundreds of bags of heroin along with other drugs inside a residence.Detectives of the Special Investigations Section served a search warrant at the home in the 900 block of Magellan Avenue at about 1:45 p.m. Thursday, Sgt. Kevin Fair said.Inside, the found 364 bags of heroin, … Read moreThree men arrested for selling drugs in A.C.