This news has been received from:

All trademarks, copyrights, videos, photos and logos are owned by respective news sources. News stories, videos and live streams are from trusted sources.

mail: [NewsMag]

Two New Jersey men have been charged with murder in the fatal shooting last spring of a 28-year-old Atlantic City man, authorities said.

  • Denzel Garrison, 28, of Newark was arrested and charged in Newark with murder, conspiracy and weapons offenses, according to Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill.
  • Laquine Demby, 30, of Pleasantville, was arrested in Pleasantville and charged with murder and conspiracy,  Shill said on Wednesday.

Demby and Garrison were processed and were being held at the Atlantic County Justice Facility, the prosecutor said. 

Jahmil Greenidge, 28, of Atlantic City was found dead by police about 8 a.m. May 19 suffering from a gunshot wound on the 300 block of North Tennessee Avenue, authorities said. 

Surveillance video allegedly recovered near the murder scene showed a newer model, black Hyundai Sonata with tinted windows, the prosecutor's office has said. Details on how the fugitives were tracked down and arrested were not released. 

The arrests were the result of "a collaborative investigation by many law enforcement agencies,” Shill said. “I would like to commend the work of the ACPO Major Crimes Unit and to also thank our local, state and federal law enforcement partners for their assistance with this investigation. . . " 

News Source:

Tags: charged with murder authorities said law enforcement atlantic county the prosecutor atlantic city was arrested and charged arrested

Trump's TRUTH Social may be sued over apparent breach of open-source software terms

Next News:

Prosecutor urges jury to convict ex-Giuliani associate on campaign finance charges

Tufts University student dies after choking during hot dog–eating contest N.H. Man Allegedly Confesses to Murdering, Dismembering Wife During Anniversary Vacation in Vermont © Provided by Metro © Provided by Metro

NEW YORK (Reuters) -A prosecutor on Thursday urged jurors in federal court to hold former Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas “accountable” for campaign finance violations, in a trial over allegedly illicit efforts to conceal donations.

In his closing argument, Assistant U.S. Attorney Hagan Scotten said the government had demonstrated that Parnas used funds from Russian businessman Andrey Muraviev to contribute to U.S. candidates in various state and federal elections. Scotten said Parnas was trying to obtain licenses to operate cannabis companies.

“You saw the wires from Muraviev,” Scotten told the jury. “You saw how that money came out on the other side, finding its way into American elections, where the defendants thought they had bought influence to further their business.”

Load Error

A Muraviev associate, Andrey Kukushkin, is being tried alongside Parnas.

Defense attorneys also made closing arguments in the trial’s ninth day in U.S. District Court in Manhattan.

In his closing statement, Parnas’ attorney, Joseph Bondy, characterized his client as a passionate proponent of marijuana legalization who was “in well over his head.” He argued that Muraviev’s money funded business operations, not campaign contributions.

Parnas and Kukushkin face two counts of conspiring to make donations from a foreign national, and making the donations. Parnas alone faces four other counts, including making false statements to the Federal Elections Commission (FEC).

Parnas, a 49-year-old Florida resident, and Kukushkin, who lives in California, have both pleaded not guilty. Both men are Ukraine-born U.S. citizens.

Prosecutors also accused Parnas of making two contributions through a shell company to conceal that his onetime business partner Igor Fruman was the true source of the funds, and of lying to the FEC about the funds.

Bondy characterized Fruman’s funding as a “bona-fide capital investment” in an energy company that Parnas and Fruman started together.

“There was no effort to make a contribution in the name of another, whatsoever,” Bondy told jurors.

Fruman, a Belarus-born U.S. citizen who lives in Florida, pleaded guilty in September to one count of soliciting campaign contributions from a foreign national. His sentencing is scheduled for Jan. 21.

The trial has drawn attention because of the role Parnas and Fruman played in helping Giuliani – former President Donald Trump’s former personal attorney – investigate Democrat Joe Biden during the 2020 presidential campaign. Biden won the November election, denying Trump a second term in the White House.

Giuliani’s attorney has said the Parnas case is separate from a probe into whether the former New York City mayor violated lobbying laws while representing Trump.

Giuliani, a former New York mayor, has not been charged with any crimes and denies wrongdoing.

(Reporting by Luc Cohen; Editing by Noeleen Walder, Peter Cooney and Jonathan Oatis)

Other News

  • Fugitive Nabbed In South Jersey Fatal Double-Shooting
  • Ex-NYC surgeon confesses to throwing wife’s body from an airplane over Atlantic in 1985
  • Arrest made in terrifying New Jersey home invasion, sex assault
  • South Jersey Man Indicted In Wifes Strangulation, Prosecutor Says
  • South Jersey Man Indicted In Wifes Strangling, Prosecutor Says
  • University of Denver Mens Basketball Season Ticket Giveaway
  • Dinosaurs Greet Friends Ahead Of Atlantic City Dino Stroll This Weekend
  • NJ Man Indicted For Distributing Illicit Photos Of Girl Who Shunned Him, Prosecutor Says
  • Prosecutor charges Minneapolis police officer with manslaughter in July pursuit that ended in death of motorist
  • Man Charged For Fatal Shooting Outside Lounge In Fairfield County
  • Yankees could consider Hall of Fame Level catcher to pair with Gary Sanchez in 2021
  • Police Dispatcher Admits Stealing From Jersey Shore EMS Volunteers Charity Grant: Prosecutor
  • Terrifying moment great white shark is spotted just feet away from stunned surfers as deadly beast prowls waters
  • Charlotte vs. Florida Atlantic: How to watch live stream, TV channel, NCAA Football start time
  • US Marshals Capture Bayonne Man Wanted For Girls Sex Assault In Puerto Rico, Prosecutor Says
  • Maine environment groups sue to protect last Atlantic salmon
  • Tarrant County Prosecutor Chris Taylor Appointed Judge For Texas 48th District Court
  • STILL UNSOLVED: Police Seek Clues Decades After Finding Man’s Body On Madison Train Platform
  • Atlantic City Man, 57, Wounded In Shooting