MAYS LANDING, N.J. (AP) — One of two southern New Jersey men accused of robbing a woman at gunpoint in an Atlantic City casino parking garage three years ago has been convicted on all counts.
Twenty-three-year-old Dashand Chase of Camden will face up to 60 years in prison when he’s sentenced Oct. 26.READ MORE: Pennsylvania US Senate Race Between Republicans Mehmet Oz, Dave McCormick Too Close To Call
An Atlantic County jury recently found Chase guilty of first-degree armed robbery and several counts of witness tampering. But jurors couldn’t reach a verdict on charges against his co-defendant, 27-year-old Tony Burnham of Camden.READ MORE: John Fetterman Wins Democratic Pennsylvania Primary For Senate, AP Projects
The charges stem from an August 2009 robbery in the Bally’s Atlantic City parking garage.
Prosecutors say one of the assailants pointed a gun at the woman’s face while the other punched her in the mouth; they stole several items before fleeing in a vehicle.
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