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Vineland Man Wanted for Murder, Weapon Possession in Millville


According to authorities, on Saturday, October 23, the Millville Police Department – Criminal Investigations Division and the Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office – Major Crimes Unit investigated the shooting death of Mr. Patrick Trotter, 32, of Penns Grove in the 500 block of West Main Street in the City of Millville.

Officials say, as a result of the investigation, charges were filed against Mr. Brandon Dennis, 29, of Vineland for Murder, Possession of a Weapon for Unlawful Purpose, Unlawful Possession of a Weapon, Aggravated Assault, Certain Persons, Criminal Mischief, Burglary, Desecration, and Terroristic Threats, Obstruction, and Hindering Apprehension.

Authorities say, at this time, Brandon Dennis is not in custody.

Anyone with information on Dennis’s whereabouts or the homicide is asked to contact Detective Shipley of the Millville Police Department at 856-825-7010 or Detective Martinez of the Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office at 856-453-0486.

Anonymous tips can also be shared with the Prosecutor’s Office by visiting CCPO.TIPS from any computer, tablet, or smartphone.