Man charged in 2014 killing now in Atlantic County jail

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A Pennsylvania man arrested in the 2014 killing of an Egg Harbor Township woman is now in the Atlantic County Justice Facility.Timothy Wright, 39, lived in Mays Landing when Joyce Vanderhoff’s naked body was found on the side of the road in Hamilton Township on Feb. 14, 2014.Wright was charged last month with strangling the … Read moreMan charged in 2014 killing now in Atlantic County jail

Man arrested with 1,300 bags of heroin in Hamilton Township

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A car stop led Hamilton Township police to a large amount of heroin and a man wanted on a warrant.The car was stop at 8:50 p.m. Wednesday near milepost 41 on Route 322, police said.The front seat passenger, Falmata Ali, was wanted on a warrant.Ali, 19, was found with 1,300 bags of heroin, a clear … Read moreMan arrested with 1,300 bags of heroin in Hamilton Township

Alleged Mays Landing sex-trafficker will stay in jail

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A Mays Landing man accused of forcing women into sex slavery was ordered held in jail Monday.El Joshua is accused of holding three women inside his home, forcing two to have sex with men for money and making a third his servant.But Joshua’s attorney argued that the information provided by the alleged victims was inconsistent, … Read moreAlleged Mays Landing sex-trafficker will stay in jail

Mays Landing man arrested after hit-and-run with cop car

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A Mays Landing man was arrested after rear-ended a Hamilton Township police car, then fled by going the wrong way down 322.Sgt. Chris Robell, with his K-9 partner in his car, was stopped a red light on Route 50 at the Route 322 overpass just before 9 a.m. Thursday, police said.He was struck from behind … Read moreMays Landing man arrested after hit-and-run with cop car

Dumpster fire spreads to Hamilton Township home

A dumpster fire spread to a home in Hamilton Township early Saturday morning.Police were called to the trash fire on the 200 block of Greenbriar Court at 1:13 a.m.When patrol officers arrived, the fire had spread to the home, which was fully engulfed, police said.A 50-year-old man who was home at the time was able … Read moreDumpster fire spreads to Hamilton Township home