UPDATE: Christine Burke turned herself in Tuesday, according to Atlantic City police.

ATLANTIC CITY — A city woman was arrested and a Northfield woman is wanted after a man was robbed in his home Sunday, police said.

Officers responded at 7:52 a.m. to the report of a robbery in the 600 block of North Kentucky Avenue, police said in a statement Monday.

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A 61-year-old man was in his home when two women allegedly assaulted him and took two laptops and belongings, police said.

Myisha Hinton, 26, of Atlantic City, was arrested later at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Campus, and charged with robbery and conspiracy. Police said she smashed her hand through a glass window, causing cuts, and went to the hospital for treatment.

Christine Burke, 26, of Northfield, is wanted on charges of robbery and conspiracy.

Detectives recovered the stolen items and returned them to the man.

Galloway Township police assisted in the investigation and the arrest.

Hinton was sent to Atlantic County jail in Mays Landing, with bail set at $100,000.

Anyone with information on the incident or Burke is asked to call the Atlantic City Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Section at 609-347-5766 or send an anonymous text message tip to TIP411 with ACPD and your message.

Contact: 609-272-7239 eserpico@pressofac.com

Twitter: @ACPressSerpico


Covering breaking news for The Press of Atlantic City since September 2016. Graduate of the University of Maryland, Central Jersey native.

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