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

Neighbor charged in fatal stabbing of Atlantic City man

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A man was fatally stabbed inside an Atlantic City apartment building Sunday afternoon.His neighbor is charged in the killing.Police were called to the Inlet Tower on North New Hampshire Avenue at 1:13 p.m. for the report of an assault on the 12th floor, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said.Thomas Hill, 68, was found unconscious and … Read moreNeighbor charged in fatal stabbing of Atlantic City man

Bridgeton mom charged with killing ‘abducted’ toddler son

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A Bridgeton woman who reported her toddler was taken is now charged with killing him.Nakira Griner, 24, told Bridgeton police on Friday that her 23-month-old son had been abducted.But instead, Daniel Griner Jr.’s remains were found in the woman’s Woodland Drive yard at about 3 Saturday morning, Cumberland County Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae said. The mother’s … Read moreBridgeton mom charged with killing ‘abducted’ toddler son

Homicide investigation ongoing in death of EHT man missing since 2014

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Two years after a missing Egg Harbor Township man’s remains were found, the investigation into his death continues, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said Friday.Barry Brown, 55, was reported missing Oct. 7, 2014. His remains were found Jan. 25, 2017, along the wood line of an undeveloped private property at 1201 Doughty Road, next to … Read moreHomicide investigation ongoing in death of EHT man missing since 2014

A.C. boy’s 35-year-old killing still open investigation, Tyner says

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Thirty-five years after his son was found fatally bludgeoned in Atlantic City, Gary Grant Sr. got some hope.Gary Jr. was just 7 when he left his mother’s home Jan. 12, 1984. He never returned home.Two days later, his body was found in an abandoned lot on North California Avenue, just two blocks from his home.“There … Read moreA.C. boy’s 35-year-old killing still open investigation, Tyner says