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    NEWS

    Woman Survived Being Shot 8 Times Only To Be Strangled To Death Months Later. Her Girlfriend Orchestrated It All.

    A woman in New Jersey will head to prison for the shooting of a friend who survived. Until months later, when the victim was found strangled to death and buried.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    Man Shot Dead In N.J. Park, Detroit Native And Person Known As 'The Rabbi' Accused Of Murder

    A man was shot and killed in a New Jersey park, prosecutors said. Now, two other people face murder charges in connection to the fatal shooting.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Newborn Stuffed In Storage Container And Left In A Basement For Months, Until The Homeowners Found The Grisly Crime

    Two women were charged after a fetus was found in a storage container in a New Jersey home, officials said. The baby was born in July 2020 and then hidden.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    3-Month-Old Dies After Multiple Assaults, Cops Say. Educational Counselor Accused Of Murder.

    A woman in New Jersey was arrested on a murder charge after an infant died, officials said. Police said the woman assaulted the child multiple times.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Man Gunned Down His Ex At A Car Wash In New Jersey, Officials Said. He Was Caught Days Later In Texas.

    A man is accused of shooting and killing his ex-girlfriend at a New Jersey car wash. The suspect was arrested days later in Texas, authorities said.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    17-Year-Old Shot And Killed In New Jersey, Duo Arrested On Murder Charge

    Two people have been arrested for the fatal shooting of a teen in New Jersey, according to police. The motive for the shooting has not been released.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    New Jersey Man Struck Woman With SUV, Then Ran Over Her Two Times During Road Rage Incident: Prosecutor

    An Elizabeth, New Jersey man struck a woman with his car and then ran her over twice after attempting to flee a car crash. He's charged with attempted murder.
    By David Wetzel
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    COLD CASES

    Suspect Arrested In Connection To 1990 Cold Case Sexual Assault Of Woman Found Dead On Jersey Shore: Prosecutors

    A suspect was identified in connection to the sexual assault of a 20-year-old woman who was found dead while vacationing on the Jersey Shore over Memorial Day.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    New Jersey Teen Accused Of Murder After Stray Bullet Strikes 9-year-old Girl Playing Outside Her Home, Police Say

    A teen in New Jersey was arrested in connection to the death of 9-year-old girl who was fatally struck and killed by a stray bullet, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    He was upset over a Facebook comment so broke into a family's home, tortured them and killed a woman and two kids

    A man was convicted of a triple murder of a woman and two kids. They were among a family tortured over a Facebook comment, prosecutors said.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    A 6-year-old boy died from blunt force injuries, now an adult is accused of murder

    A man in New Jersey was accused of murder in connection to the death of a 6-year-old boy. Investigators said the child died from blunt force trauma.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    'Very dangerous' fugitive captured in Mexico 28 years after he was accused of fatally stabbing New Jersey mother of four

    A fugitive accused of the stabbing death of a woman in New Jersey nearly three decades ago was recently captured in Mexico, officials announced.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Teenage drug dealer faces charges in New Jersey after victims OD's on counterfeit pills: report

    A teen died from a fentanyl overdose and now his drug dealer faces charges, prosecutors in New Jersey said. The victim OD'ed on counterfeit pills.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    New Jersey teenager shot and killed, man and woman charged: cops

    Two people have been charged in connection with a teenager's shooting death in Willingboro, New Jersey. Police say the victim got into a car with the suspects.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    News reporter allegedly drives car into oncoming traffic, killing 95-year-old woman. Now, she is accused of murder.

    A New Jersey freelance news reporter drover her car into oncoming traffic, hitting a vehicle and killing a passenger, police said. Now, she's accused of murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Body of missing man found in New Jersey, suspect arrested for murder, police say

    The body of a missing man was found in New Jersey. Now police say a suspect in the case has been arrested and charged in connection to his murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    New Jersey man arrested after stabbing victim to death at train station, cops say

    A New Jersey man has been charged with murder after he allegedly stabbed a man to death at a light rail station in Jersey City, prosecutors said.
    By Mack Bush
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    EVIDENCE LOCKER

    Officers shoot a suspect who crashed into homes, vehicles in a backhoe. The deadly incident is under investigation.

    Video from a deadly police shooting in New Jersey was released. The suspect was driving a construction backhoe and crashing into homes and vehicles.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Man faces murder charge after 2-month-old baby dies from injuries, investigators say

    A baby died in New Jersey from injuries she suffered during child abuse, investigators said. Now, prosecutors say a man and the baby's mother have been charged.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    New Jersey murder suspect spotted crying at bar after allegedly shooting man at housing complex, police say

    A New Jersey man who was crying at a bar after he allegedly killed a man asked strangers for a ride back to the area of the crime, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    New Jersey man accused of murdering his girlfriend’s 4-year-old daughter while babysitting, prosecutors say

    A New Jersey man is in custody after he allegedly killed a 4-year-old child, prosecutors said. The victim was pronounced dead at the hospital.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Woman’s boyfriend charged in death of her 4-year-old daughter in New Jersey, prosecutors said

    A woman's boyfriend has been charged after her 4-year-old daughter died, prosecutors said. The child had unexplained bruising on her body, according to police.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    85-year-old man used his car to run down a romantic rival. He will now head to prison.

    An 85-year-old man used his car to run over a romantic rival in New Jersey, prosecutors said. He was sentenced to 10 years in prison for manslaughter.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    He met his girlfriend through a medieval re-enactment group. But when she threatened to tell his wife, he killed her.

    A former law enforcement officer in New Jersey was sent to prison for murdering his girlfriend. He killed her after she threatened to tell his wife about their relationship.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    New Jersey man allegedly set fire to home on Christmas morning, killing two

    A man set fire to a home in New Jersey on Christmas, according to prosecutors. Six people were home when it started and two people were killed.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Two people found dead in New Jersey apartment complex, suspect arrested

    Two people were found dead at a New Jersey apartment complex, according to prosecutors. A suspect has been arrested and charged with murder.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    New Jersey woman found dead on floor, son-in-law arrested for her murder, cops say

    An 84-year-old woman was found dead on the floor in New Jersey. Now, police say her son-in-law was arrested and charged in connection to her murder.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    73-year-old claimed the fatal shooting of her husband was an accident. Police said it wasn't.

    A 73-year-old woman called police to say the shooting of her husband was an accident. But, New Jersey prosecutors charged her with first-degree murder.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    New Jersey mom stabbed her 5-month-old daughter to death, cops say. Motive remains unknown.

    A New Jersey mother has been arrested and charged with murder in the death of her 4-month-old daughter, who was found with multiple stab wounds.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    NJ cop hit, killed pedestrian and then removed the body from the scene: prosecutors

    A police officer in New Jersey hit and killed a pedestrian, prosecutors said. The cop then removed the body from the scene by loading him in the car.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    79-year-old man accused of using public wi-fi in New Jersey to distribute child porn

    A 79-year-old man faces charges after investigators said he used public wi-fi networks in New Jersey to distribute child pornography. He was arrested.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    MISSING

    New information ties Jimmy Hoffa to New Jersey landfill. Will he be found this time?

    A new report details efforts to find Jimmy Hoffa at a New Jersey landfill. A deathbed confession about burying his remains led to the latest investigation.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    8-month-old baby killed, mother and unrelated man accused of murder

    A mother and an unrelated man have been charged with murder in connection to the death of an 8-month-old. The medical examiner ruled the baby's death a homicide.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Mother arrested after her 'bound and restrained' daughter and son, ages 7 and 10 months, found dead in car

    A New Jersey mother is under arrest after her two children were found dead in the backseat of her car, police said. The suspect was charged with murder.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    New Jersey man targeted at casino killed during botched robbery after he’s followed home, authorities say

    A New Jersey man who was at a casino in Pennsylvania was followed home and murdered during an attempted robbery, police said. The suspect was charged with first-degree murder.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Victim beaten to death in bike shop with a hammer, police said. Warehouse worker accused of murder.

    A man beat a victim to death with a hammer in a high-end bike distributor facility in New Jersey, officials said. The suspect has been charged with murder.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    New Jersey man found lying on top of woman he allegedly stabbed to death, police say

    A man in New Jersey was found lying on top of a woman he allegedly stabbed to death, police said. The woman died at the hospital and the man was arrested.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Woman raped, robbed after being followed home during her run. Suspect still at large.

    A New Jersey woman went out for a run, but was followed home by a man who sexually assaulted and robbed her. Police say the suspect is still at large.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Convicted killer recently released from prison caught in Florida after allegedly shooting man dead in New Jersey

    A convicted killer released from prison less than two years ago was arrested in Florida in connection to a recent deadly New Jersey carjacking, officials said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    'God told me to do it: Man butchers grandfather with an ax, cops say

    A man has been arrested after he allegedly killed his 81-year-old grandfather with an ax. Police say he said "God told me to do it" and attack the victim.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    He flashed his high beams at an innocent mother on the highway. Then her family heard a ‘bang.’

    A man in New Jersey was convicted of murder for the shooting of a mother on the highway. The victim was in the car with her family when she was shot.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    ‘Depths of depravity’: New Jersey woman sentenced after admitting to videoing sexual assault of toddler.

    A woman convicted of arranging, participating in and filming the sexual assault of a toddler was sentenced to 35 years behind bars, prosecutors said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    New Jersey man accused of stabbing 21-year-old to death

    A man in New Jersey has been charged with murder in connection to the fatal stabbing of a 21-year-old. The stabbing happened early in the morning.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    Explosive device detonated in New Jersey, police say they nabbed the suspect in a traffic stop

    A man in New Jersey faces several charges after police say he was arrested when a bomb went off. The suspect now faces several charges and is being held in jail.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    SERIAL KILLERS

    Serial killer used dating apps to lure women to their demise. Now, he'll be a prison inmate for life.

    A serial killer in New Jersey who lured women via dating apps was sentenced to prison. One victim's family helped police catch the suspect after the murder.
    By Victor Fakunle
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    NEWS

    Woman in vehicle with only one functional brake accused of plowing car into crash investigation, killing fireman

    A New Jersey woman driving a Jeep determined was in poor condition is charged with third-degree murder after she fatally struck a firefighter last summer.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Man’s New Balance sneakers help identify him as suspect in fatal shooting, police say

    A pair of New Balance sneakers led investigators to a suspect in a murder of a New Jersey man who died after he was shot in the face. The suspect was arrested in Nebraska.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Woman accused of stabbing 87-year-old father, his 75-year-old girlfriend to death

    Prosecutors in New Jersey said a woman stabbed her elderly father and his 75-year-old girlfriend to death in Ocean County. The suspect has been charged with murder.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Teacher submitted fake documents to avoid school mask requirement: prosecutors

    A teacher in New Jersey allegedly submitted false information about religious exemptions to avoid the mask requirement at her school, prosecutors said.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Four men accused of raping 14-year-old girl who had run away from home

    Four men have been charged with sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child after they allegedly raped a 14-year-old girl. Police say she ran away from home.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    New Jersey father tosses newborn from balcony. Officer manages to catch the baby, authorities say.

    A New Jersey father dropped his newborn off a balcony and an officer on the scene was able to catch the baby. The dad has now been charged with attempted murder.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    New Jersey man admits to getting behind the wheel drunk and killing a pedestrian

    A New Jersey man has pleaded guilty to striking and killing a pedestrian in his vehicle. He also pled guilty to driving while intoxicated at the time of the crash.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    New Jersey man accused of fatally gunning down Amazon delivery driver

    Quahif Lane was charged with gunning down and murdering an Amazon delivery driver in mid-afternoon in Plainfield, New Jersey, according to prosecutors.
    By Nate Homan
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    COLD CASES

    DNA genealogy leads to arrest of man accused of murdering New Jersey teenager in 1999

    Police have arrested a man after a grand jury in New Jersey indicted him in connection to the 22-year-old cold case murder of a teenager, officials said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    Double homicide caught on doorbell camera in New Jersey. Suspect accused of murder.

    A New Jersey man has been charged for killing a couple during a dispute. He was caught with blood on his clothes near the scene, police said.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    An elderly man is behind bars after investigators say he sexually abused children

    Paterson, New Jersey police received a report involving a 71-year-old resident sexually abusing two child victims. He is being held in jail ahead of trial.
    By Connor Surmonte
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    NEWS

    Man who allegedly ordered hit on girlfriend last Valentine’s Day now accused of trying to off 2 more people

    A New Jersey man is accused of trying to hire hit men to kill a trio of people, including his ex-girlfriend. He now faces charges in connection to the murder-for-hire plot.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    New Jersey inmate released from prison because of COVID-19 concerns allegedly kills man days later, officials say

    A man in a New Jersey prison was released early because of the coronavirus. Two days after gaining his freedom, he allegedly killed a teenager.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    Report: New Jersey couple invite teenage boy into their home, sexually assault him

    A New Jersey couple invited a teenage boy the husband knew into their home, police said. There, they sexually assaulted the victim. The duo faces charges.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    New Jersey murder suspect cuffed at airport trying to flee, prosecutors claim

    A New Jersey man was arrested at Newark Airport after he allegedly shot and killed a man in July. He has been charged with first-degree murder and gun charges.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Standout high school soccer player slain in shooting, 20-year-old accused of murder

    A standout New Jersey soccer player was shot to death in June. Now, police say a 20-year-old man has been charged with his murder and other counts.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Ghislaine Maxwell complained of her treatment in prison. The warden was just accused of murdering her husband.

    The warden at a federal prison in Brooklyn, New York, is accused of murder. The facility houses notable inmates such as R. Kelly and Ghislaine Maxwell.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    New Jersey man beats stranger to death in street, indicted on murder charge: report

    A New Jersey man beat a stranger to death in the streets last summer using a blunt object. Officials have now indicted the suspect on a murder charge.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Man fatally shot victim in dispute over parking spot outside popular Philadelphia restaurant: reports

    A Pennsylvania man was charged with murder after shooting a New Jersey man outside of Pat's King of Steaks in Philadelphia, according to police.
    By Nate Homan
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    NEWS

    New Jersey man allegedly said he killed his wife because ‘she cheated on me with someone from Applebee’s’

    A New Jersey man allegedly upset after his wife confessed that she had an affair has been indicted for her murder that happened a year ago, prosecutors said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
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    NEWS

    10-year-old killed in drive-by shooting in New Jersey, three suspects arrested

    Three suspects have been arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting in New Jersey. A 10-year-old girl was killed by a bullet while visiting her grandma.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Mom slain, child kidnapped and AMBER Alert helps police track down the suspect

    A child has been found safe in Tennessee after an Amber Alert was issued in New Jersey. Police suspect the father in connection with the child's mother's murder.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Duo stole more than $10 million in HIV meds from VA Hospital, feds allege

    A duo is accused of stealing more than $10 million in HIV medication from a VA hospital. One of the suspects worked as a procurement officer at the facility.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    New Jersey gang member accused of murder tracked down via Instagram, copssay

    A gang member in New Jersey has been arrested after he allegedly killed a rival gang member. Police say they tracked him down from an Instagram post.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    Waitress chases down 5 people who ran out on bill, gets abducted and assaulted: reports

    A New Jersey waitress chased down five people who did not pay their bill, then they abducted and assaulted her. The police are now searching for the suspects.
    By Todd Betzold
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    NEWS

    Woman called elderly people who recently had a death in the family to scam them out of thousands of dollars, feds say

    A woman in New Jersey is accused of participating in a scheme where callers tricked elderly people who recently had a death in the family out of thousands of dollars.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
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    NEWS

    Suspect arrested in connection to drug overdose deaths of two UK tourists at Atlantic City casino

    An Atlantic City man has been charged with homicide in connection to the overdose death of two U.K. tourists found overdoses in an Atlantic City, NJ, casino room.
    By Mack Bush
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