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Atlantic City Man Fatally Shot in Florida Avenue Incident

Atlantic City

By: Richard L. Smith 

Tragedy struck the Atlantic City community as an Atlantic City man succumbed to gunshot injuries sustained in a violent incident that occurred on November 7.  AdThe shooting took place at approximately 8:05 pm in the vicinity of Florida Avenue, situated between Atlantic and Pacific Avenues in Atlantic City.

Officials said the victim, identified as 23-year-old Mr. Luis Rosa Rodriguez, was transported to AtlantiCare Hospital, City Division, where he tragically passed away earlier today.

The incident, marked by its tragic outcome, has sparked an active homicide investigation led by the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, working in close collaboration with the Atlantic City Police Department.

Authorities are diligently pursuing leads and evidence to shed light on the circumstances surrounding the shooting and identify those responsible.

While the investigation is ongoing, the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office has issued a call to action for the community.

Individuals who may possess information related to this incident or other serious crimes are strongly encouraged to come forward and assist law enforcement in their efforts to bring those responsible to justice.

Contacts for providing information to aid in the investigation include:

1. Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office: Contact them at 609-909-7800 or visit their website at, where you can anonymously submit information through the Submit a Tip page.

2. Crime Stoppers: Community members may also reach out to Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234 or 1-800-658-8477 (TIPS). An additional option is visiting the Crime Stoppers Website at Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards as an incentive for individuals who provide information that leads to the arrest and indictment of individuals involved in criminal activities in Atlantic County.

The tragic loss of Luis Rosa Rodriguez has sent shockwaves through the Atlantic City community, and law enforcement agencies are determined to bring those responsible for this senseless act of violence to justice.

AdThe active investigation underscores their commitment to maintaining the safety and security of residents in the area.