A 31-year old Atlantic County man is dead, following a shooting in Atlantic City last night.

Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner says Atlantic City Police responded to a 9-1-1 call about a shooting at 10:15pm in the 800 block of North Virginia Avenue.

There they found a man unresponsive and unconscious. He was pronounced dead at the scene.  His identity is being withheld at the time.

The investigation continues and officials are asking anyone with information to come forward. Witnesses are urged to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit at 609-909-7666, or call the Atlantic City Police Department Investigations Division at (609)-347-5766.

 

 

 

SOURCE: News Release - Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office