Thanks to tips from the public, police in Sea Isle City have identified and arrested a man wanted on aggravated assault charges.

Sea Isle City Police say information from the public led them to identify Daniel B. Smyth, 24, from Springfield Township, PA, as the suspect in an assault on February 16th at La Costa Lounge.

Police say Friday Morning Smyth turned himself in, and now faces the following charges:

Count 1: 2C:12-1b(1) Aggravated Assault- Purposely Attempt to Cause Serious Bodily Injury, a crime of the second degree.*
Count 2: 2C:12-1b(7) Aggravated Assault- Cause Significant Bodily Injury, a crime of the third degree.*

Smyth was processed and released with summonses pending Court Proceedings.

A press release states Prosecutor Sutherland and Chief McQuillen applauded the assistance from the public in making this arrest possible.


SOURCE: Sea Isle City Police

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