Media Release - Armed Robbery

Incident Type: 1st degree Armed Robbery / Conspiracy to commit Robbery

Date and Time of Incident: 03-20-2014 @ 12:43 am

Victim / City / Age: Thomas I Lugo

Arrested / City / Age: Dominique M Holloway 18 y/o female of Galloway Township, R.R. / 17 y/o male from Pleasantville, V.J. 14 y/o male from Pleasantville.

Wanted: Oliver P. Blackson 21 y/o from Pleasantville. Outstanding Warrant exists for his arrest.

Incident Location: Federal Ct Club III development

Arresting / Investigating Officer: Det. Ro Latoracca assisted by Galloway Twp. Detective Bureau.

Misc / Other Related Information:
Galloway Police responded to the wooded area between Federal and Liberty Ct in the Club III Development for the report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, patrol officers located the victim, Thomas Lugo with multiple stab wounds to his abdomen, back and shoulder. Lugo was transported via Galloway Ambulance personnel to the Atlantic Care Regional Medical Center City Division Trauma Unit for treatment. Det. Ro Latoracca quickly developed multiple suspects in this case; 3 of which were taken into custody and charged with the aforementioned offenses. Holloway was lodged in the Atlantic County Jail Facility default on $100,000.00 bail. (2) juveniles R.R. and V.J. were lodged in the Harbor Fields Juvenile Detention Center awaiting their court appearance. The 4th suspect has yet to be located. Anyone with information to assist in this investigation or locating Oliver Blackson 21 of Pleasantville is asked to contact the Galloway Township Police Department @ (609) 652-3705 Ext. 463 or Crime Stoppers tip line @ (609) 652-1234.


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