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24 Year Old Manahawkin Resident Killed in Fatal Accident on Route 72 in Woodland Township on Friday, November 9

November 15, 2018

WOODLAND, N.J. - This accident was highlighting on many local news outlets in Philadelphia and unfortunately one of Stafford Township's own lost his life. 

Jose Fernandez, 24, of Manahawkin died after a UPS truck and Fernandez' vehicle lcollided on Route 72 in Woodland Township, Burlington County on Friday evening, November 9. The accident happened around 5:40 p.m.

Woman Drives Car Through Bagels and Beyond Store in Ocean Acres on Tuesday

STAFFORD - A woman mistakenly drove her car through the Bagels and Beyond storefront on Tuesday morning.

The Stafford Township Police Department responded to this single motor vehicle collision with the building at the Bagels and Beyond shop at 1340 Route 72.

A 2015 BMW operated by Kimberly Hogan, age 53 of Beach Haven went through that window. 

Hogan was attempting to park the ...

Manahawkin Man Accused of Assaulting Woman Shot and Killed by Police

MANTOLOKING, NJ - The Ocean County Prosecutors Office released a statement Tuesday afternoon announcing that a Manahawkin man was shot and killed by police on Monday during the execution of a warrant for his arrest. 

Edward M. Walsh, a 39-year-old Manahawkin man was shot by police in a million-dollar Mantoloking home Monday after authorities tried to arrest him for assaulting a ...

Bu Quach is Still Missing, Saturday's Search Unsuccessful

STAFFORD – Bu Quach is still missing.  

After a strong search on Saturday in Ocean Acres, there was no success finding Mr. Quach.
"Unfortunately we are still searching for our father," wrote his son Johnny Quach on Sunday.  "There are no new leads, the only thing we gained out of this, was the outgoing love and support from everyone.after a strong ...

Extensive Sunday Search for Man Missing in Stafford Was Unsuccessful

STAFFORD -  The Stafford Township Police Department released a statement on Sunday evening reporting on Sunday's extensive search for Mr. Quach,  a local man with dementia who has been missing since Friday.  He was last seen in the Ocean Acres section of Manahawkin.

The Stafford Township Police Department, the New Jersey State Police Missing Person Unit and several volunteer ...

Multiple Agencies Joining Stafford Township Police Department on Sunday in Search for Mr. Quach

STAFFORD -  On Sunday morning Stafford Township Police announced that the Stafford Police along with multiple agencies will be continuing the search for Mr. Quach. 

The search will be in the Ocean Acres / Barnegat Twp border.

At about 12 p.m. on Friday, he was at the Manahawkin Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, located at 1211 Route 72 in Manahawkin, but then was ...

Stafford Township Police Department: Mr. Quach Still Missing

STAFFORD - At approximately 3:30 p.m. on Friday November 2, Stafford Police announced that they were actively searching for a missing male with dementia.

At about 12 p.m. on Friday, he was at the Manahawkin Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, located at 1211 Route 72 in Manahawkin, but then was gone. 

At approximately 4:40 p.m. on Friday he was spotted walking in ...

Stafford Police Searching for Missing Man with Dementia in Ocean Acres

STAFFORD - At approximately 3:30 p.m. the Stafford Police announced that they are actively searching for a missing male with dementia.

At about 12 p.m. today he was at the Manahawkin Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, located at 1211 Route 72 in Manahawkin, but then was gone. 

At approximately 4:40 p.m. he was spotted walking in the area of Treasure Avenue towards ...

Ship Bottom Police Update: One Lane Reopen on Route 72 West

SHIP BOTTOM, NJ - At approximately 8:30 a.m. this morning a truck struck a utility pole on Route 72 West causing both lanes to be closed. 

Traffic was being redirected from Long Beach Boulevard down 7th Street to Shore Avenue for about an hour and a half. 

At about 10 a.m. they reopened one lane on Route 72 westbound and the regular traffic pattern has ...

Ship Bottom Police: Traffic Being Redirected from Long Beach Boulevard

SHIP BOTTOM, NJ - At 8:51 a.m. the Ship Bottom Police Department sent an alert to notify the public that traffic is being redirected from Long Beach Boulevard down 7th Street to Shore Avenue.

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