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Arrest Made in Early-Morning Fatal Shooting on Atlantic City Boardwalk

Atlantic City


By: Richard L. Smith   

The Atlantic County Prosecutors Office Major Crimes Unit and the Atlantic City Police Department Violent Crimes Unit are cooperatively investigating the fatal shooting of a man early Saturday morning.

County authorities said on Saturday, March 18, 2023, at approximately 1:55 a.m., the Atlantic City Police Department responded to a report of a male gunshot victim in the area of the 1900 block of the Boardwalk.

The male was subsequently pronounced deceased.

Atlantic County autjirites said a suspect is in custody and there is no threat to the public related to this incident.

Anyone with information involving this incident is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office at 609-909-7800 or go to the Prosecutor’s Office website

at and provide information by filling out the form anonymously on the Submit a Tip page.

People can also call Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234 or 1-800- 658-8477 (TIPS)