County officials have identified the victim of an aggravated assault that occurred in Pleasantville Wednesday night.
Pleasantville Police say a 66 year-old man Paul J. Madara, of Pleasantville, is fighting for his life after he was beaten with a two-by-four piece of lumber by one of his neighbors. It happened just after 8 o'clock Wednesday night on the Six– Hundred Block of Doughty Road. Police say Madara is in critical condition after being repeatedly struck in the head with a two-by-four. Police arrested 51 year-old Joseph McCarten and charged him aggravated assault and weapons offenses. The Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office is involved in the ongoing investigation
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