Three People Shot in Two Incidents in Atlantic City
Three people who were shot in two separate incidents around midnight Tuesday are all expected to survive according to Atlantic City police.
Cops say the first incident happened at 12:12 Tuesday morning when ACPD officers responded to AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center-City Division after a man walked into the emergency room with gunshot wounds. The victim, identified as a 39-year-old man from Atlantic City, was treated for his injuries.
About 25 minutes later at 12:38 AM, cops responded to the first block of South Florida Avenue after they received a ShotSpotter alert. Responding officers found a shooting victim, identified as a 40-year-old man from Oklahoma City, in the 2400 block of Pacific Avenue. He was taken to ARMC-City for treatment of serious injuries. A second shooting victim, a 24-year-old man from Newark, NJ, then walked into the hospital to be treated.
Investigations into the shootings are being led by the ACPD Violent Crimes Unit. Anyone with information is asked to call (609) 347-5766.