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LOCAL PSYCHIC CHEATS MAN OUT OF $147,000

An Atlantic County psychic and her son have been accused of doping an elderly man out of $147,000, promising to clean his soul.  Authorities say Sally Wando and her son, Frank Marco, are facing theft and conspiracy charges.  The money was transferred by the victim into an account belonging to a car dealership, owned by [...]

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STATE POLICE SEARCHING FOR MISSING DENNIS TOWNSHIP MAN

New Jersey State Police are searching for a 55 year old man who is reported missing from Dennis Township.  Police say they are looking for Stephen Tedesco, who was last seen walking along Route 47 in Dennis Township on Wednesday.  He left a group home in the Township and was exhibiting strange behavior shortly before [...]

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FORMER SOUTH JERSEY FIRE CHIEF GETS SIX YEARS FOR CHILD PORN

The former chief of the Audubon Park Fire Department will be spending six years in prison for distributing child pornography from a computer at the fire house.  The New Jersey Attorney General announced that John Terruso of Marlton used a file sharing network to share the images of kiddie porn. ##

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WILDWOOD FIRE DEPARTMENT RESPONDS TO DWELLING FIRE

The Wildwood Fire Department responded to a residential fire on East Andrews Avenue early Friday afternoon.  Fire officials say the blaze was contained to the kitchen area in a third floor unit.  The fire was extinguished, no injuries are reported.  Damage estimates are in the neighborhood of $5,000. ## Photo from Wildwood Fire Department

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BANK ROBBER SHOT AND KILLED DETECTIVES IN ESSEX COUNTY

A man who robbed a branch of PNC Bank in Orange, New Jersey was shot and killed by a sheriff’s detective who happened to be nearby the robbery.  Authorities in Essex County say the suspect was armed with a handgun and refused orders to stop for authorities before he was shot.  The man’s name is [...]

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MENENDEZ TO JUDGE: STOP TRIAL ON KEY SENATE VOTE DAYS

United States Senator Robert Menendez would like to have his corruption trial stopped on days when he’s slated to cast key votes in the Senate.  The New Jersey democrat will go on trial next month on allegations that he accepted expensive gifts in exchange for political clout. ##

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REPORT: OCEAN CITY MAN WHO KILLED TEEN IN DUI CRASH RELEASED

A 65 year old Ocean City man who killed an Egg Harbor Township teenager 11 years ago in a drunk driving accident has been released from prison.  The Press of Atlantic City reports that Stephen French was released last month after pleading guilty to an aggravated manslaughter accident.  The crash killed 17 year old Richard [...]

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