Media Release - Aggravated Sexual Assault

Incident Type: Aggravated Sexual Assault

Date and Time of Incident: 03-30-2014 @ 0848

Victim / City / Age: Female age 41 of New York

Arrested / City / Age: Phillip Love / 32 of Philadelphia PA

Incident: Fairway Villas Galloway Township

Arresting / Investigating Officer: Detective Bryan Casey

Misc / Other Related Information:

Police received a 9-1-1 call from the victim advising she was sexually assaulted. During the investigation it was discovered that the suspect had taken a taxi-cab to the Tropicana Hotel / Casino after the assault. Det. Casey supplied Tropicana Security with a photograph of the suspect who was located several hours later on the casino floor. The suspect, identified as Phillip Love was taken into custody by Atlantic City Police Department and turned over to this agency. Love was charged with Aggravated Sexual Assault and lodged in the Atlantic County Jail Facility in lieu of $500,000.00 bail.

Assisting agencies: Tropicana Security / ACPD


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