VILLAS MAN CHARGED WITH AGGRAVATED ASSAULT

A 29 year old man from the Villas has been jailed for assaulting a woman and her boyfriend after he attempted to steal the woman’s purse in North Cape May.  Police say it happened early Saturday morning in the area of Townbank Raod and Teal Avenue.  Police investigated and arrested David Thomas of East Hudson Avenue in the Villas who was charged with robbery, assault, and other offenses.  A male subject also involved in the fight, 22 year old Jake Gould of North Cape May, was charged with aggravated assault and possession of a weapon.