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Deal Lifeguards Rescue 4 From Capsized Hobie Cat

Jake Shirley and Bailey Crochet

Deal Lifeguards Bailey Crochet and Jake Shirley rescued four boaters on Sunday afternoon, after a catamaran capsized  off the Deal Casino beach, according to an announcement by the Interlaken Police Department.

Deal Officers were dispatched to the Casino beach at 2:45 p.m. where they witnessed Crochet and Shirley rowing out to the Hobie Cat in a lifeguard boat in the face of 25-30 mph southwest winds.

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Posted: August 27th, 2018 | Author: | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off on Deal Lifeguards Rescue 4 From Capsized Hobie Cat

Deal Police Arrest 2 Long Branch Men On Gun and Drug Charges

dsc_1646-647x384Tyshon Kelly, 29,  and Jamire Williams, 25, both of Long Branch were arrested on Norwood Ave in Deal last night on weapons possession and drug possession charges following a traffic stop for a motor vehicle violation, according to an announcement by Sgt Brian Egan of the Deal PD.

Ptl Jeff Kless was on routine patrol in the vicinity of Norwood and Brighton Avenues when he pulled over a vehicle commit a motor vehicle offense. Kelly was a passenger in the vehicle driven by Williams.

An investigation conducted by Sgt Sharin, Sgt Egan, Ptl Vaccaro, Ptl Kerney, Ptl Lokerson, K-9 Atok, Ptl Mirrione and Ptl Kless, revealed the occupants of the vehicle were in possession of a loaded handgun and a controlled dangerous substance, marijuana. Kelly and Williams fled the scene and were apprehended following a brief foot pursuit, and with assistance of K-9 Ato k.  The vehicle was impounded.

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Posted: December 22nd, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on Deal Police Arrest 2 Long Branch Men On Gun and Drug Charges

Deal police captain killed in off-duty car crash

assetContent (5)OCEAN TOWNSHIP — An off-duty Deal police captain was killed Saturday morning when he lost control of his car and crashed into a utility pole in Ocean Township, authorities said. Capt. Earl B. Alexander 4 th died from his injuries in the single-car crash at Route 71 near Perrine Avenue at 12:38 a.m., said Ocean Township… Read the rest of this entry »

Posted: January 3rd, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Monmouth County News, Ocean Township | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on Deal police captain killed in off-duty car crash