Atlantic City Shooting Sends Teen Victim to Hospital

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Atlantic City N.J/USA/Oct. 22 , 2018: Aerial view of Atlantic city New Jersey.

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ – A 19-year-old male was found shot by police officers on Tuesday and was rushed to a nearby hospital where he is expected to survive his injuries.

Police said at 1:17 AM, patrol officers responded to the 800 block of North Pennsylvania Avenue for a report of a male shot. Responding officers arrived to find a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim, 19, of Atlantic City, was transported to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, City Division, for treatment of his injuries.

Anyone with information about this shooting incident is urged to contact the Atlantic City Police Department Violent Crimes Unit at 609-347-5766. Information can be texted to tip411 (847411). Begin the text with ACPD. All texts are anonymous.